Student Life

Mental Health concerns might include:

  • Managing Relationships
  • Transitions
  • Burnout
  • Depression
  • Anxiety


Drs. Woodruff and Lee  are available to assist with any urgent concerns.


Counseling and Psychiatry

Student Wellness Center
840 East 59th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637

Appointments: 773.834.WELL
Therapist-on-Call (24/7): 773.702.3625
Hours: Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

Let’s Talk Virtual Hours 

Let’s Talk provides free, informal, and confidential consultations with therapists from the Student Counseling Service. No appointment is necessary. If you prefer, you do not have to give your name. Check the website for hours and locations.

For urgent situations,

  • Urgent Mental Health Care: Therapist-on-Call (24/7): 773-702-3625
  • Dean-on-Call  is a University administrator who can be reached 24/7 by calling 773.834.HELP (4357). Students may contact the Dean-on-Call any time there is an emergency to get advice and support in managing a situation. Learn more here.

University of Chicago Police Department: 773.702.8181

For more information see Get Help Now page.

Mental Health Peer Resource Document :This is a resource developed by your wellness committee representative that allows students to anonymously share experiences they’ve had with mental health providers in the Hyde Park Area. This resource is designed to help students navigate the process of choosing a provider.