The Indiana University South Bend Student Counseling Center

The Student Counseling Center provides free and confidential help to IU South Bend students for a variety of personal and emotional difficulties.

Our services include:

  • Counseling and Consultations
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Life Skills/Personal Development Workshops
  • Links to Community Resources
  • Group Counseling
  • Prevention and Mental Health Promotion Programs

For issues including, but not limited to:

  • Stress/Time Management
  • Depression/Anxiety
  • Academic Issues and Persistence
  • Emotional Well Being
  • Alcohol/Drug Misuse
  • Eating Concerns
  • Sexual Assault/Violence
  • Grief and Loss
  • Coping Skills
  • Family/Relationship Problems

Please feel free to contact us by phone or in person for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Student Counseling Center
Indiana University South Bend
Administration Building Suite 175
(New location: First floor, northwest corner of the building)
1700 Mishawaka Avenue
South Bend, IN 46634
Phone: (574) 520-4125
Fax: (574) 520-5051

Hours of operation: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday with extended hours on Tuesday evening until 7:00 p.m. Friday open for pre-scheduled appointments only. Closed from 12:30 to 1:00 each day for lunch.

If you or someone else is experiencing a mental health emergency after hours please contact one of the following community resources:

  • Contact 911
  • Call Memorial Epworth Center at (574) 647-8400
  • Go to Memorial Epworth Center at 420 N. Niles Ave., South Bend, IN
  • Or go directly to the nearest Hospital Emergency Room

24-Hr National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1800-273-8255(TALK) (please note this service is not affiliated with Indiana University)

If you are located outside of St. Joseph County please follow this link and select your county of residence for Mental Health Emergency Service Information: