Counseling & Psych Services

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Health Advisory

CAPS Main remains open to assist Arizona students.  *Please call before you come in.

(CAPS North and Yuma Satellite are closed until further notice)

Appointments are being shifted to telephone or HIPAA-compliant video conference sessions.  If you have a scheduled appointment but are unable to attend due to concerns about your health, please call us, as an alternative session format may be available and appropriate.  You may also choose to cancel or reschedule your appointment.  Although fees are typically charged for late-cancellations and no-shows, consideration will be given to fee waivers, depending on your circumstances. 

CAPS Main phone: (520) 621-3334 

CAPS Main hours: 8:00am-4:30pm

For crisis situations after-hours, you can reach a counselor by calling this number.

Please remember that we are all responsible for our community’s well-being. Be sure that you are taking care of yourself and looking out for your friends and other campus community members.

CAPS and Campus Health Services remain informed by campus, local, state, and national agencies on COVID-19.  Click here for the latest updates.

Ideas to help cope with stress related to COVID-19


Hey, Wildcat. Want to talk? We'll listen.

At Counseling & Psych Services (CAPS), students can speak with licensed mental health professionals about things like:

  • anxiety and depression
  • eating and body image
  • alcohol and drug concerns
  • family, friend, roommate, and relationship problems
  • sexual assault and relationship violence
  • crises and trauma
  • psychiatric medication
  • And anything else you need to talk about.

All currently enrolled students are eligible to be seen at CAPS.

Quick Links:

Coping with COVID-19 Stress Tips & Resources

Find out more about who we are and what we do.

Find out more about CAPS locations and hours.


Crisis Resources and Hotlines


Take it from Wilbur, talking it out helps!



Watch this video to find out more about what we do and how to get started:


Have a question? Looking for more resources?

Call CAPS at (520) 621-3334 or try one of these links to get you started:

Who We Are and What We Do: Find out more about the CAPS team, CAPS services, and how to get an appointment.

Find an Off-Campus Therapist with The Shrink Space

Self-Help Resources: Browse our self-help tips, videos, and workshops, or find the perfect self-help book for you.

For Parents and Family: Learn more about our Parents Matter program sponsored by the University of Arizona Parents and Family Association.

For Faculty/Staff: Concerned about a student? Find out more about how you can consult with a CAPS staff memberLooking for resources for yourself? Need resources for yourself? Visit Life & Work Connections for information on their programs, counseling, and workshops.

Learn more about our Stronger Than initiative.

ASUA Basic Needs Initiative: Resources across the University of Arizona and Pima County for helping students, faculty, and staff to meet their basic needs.

Community Resources

Download our 2019-2020 Resource List for a quick summary of CAPS services, crisis and community resources, free apps, and self-help books.


Emergency Mental Health Assistance:

For Students

Are you a student or concerned about a student? Walk-in services are available at both CAPS Main and CAPS North.

During Business Hours (Monday – Friday, *NEW HOURS: 8:00am-4:30pm)


You can walk in for an emergency consultation at Counseling & Psych Services.  We have two locations:

  • CAPS Main - At Highland Commons, 1224 E. Lowell St – 3rd floor of Campus Health Service
  • CAPS North - At North District, 1051 E. Mabel St – 2nd floor inside NorthREC *** CAPS NORTH IS CURRENTLY CLOSED

By Phone:

  • CAPS Main – (520) 621-3334
  • CAPS North – (520) 626-3100 *** CAPS NORTH IS CURRENTLY CLOSED

After Hours and UA Holidays:

  • Call us at either (520) 621-3334 or (520) 626-3100 and speak with a licensed mental health provider.

Download this information as a handout below:

Emergency Mental Health Assitance (for students)

Emergency Information and Resources For Everyone:

For students and non-students. Learn about crisis warning signs and who to call in a crisis situation on our Crisis Resources and Hotlines page.

Caps Quick Facts