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Counseling and Psychological Services

CAPS is Here for You!

CAPS and #WSUWeSupportU are dedicated to making sure Shockers are heard, seen and understood. We provide accessible mental health treatment, training, and education to empower the WSU community and promote personal and academic growth. Counselors are available in person or virtually and can be scheduled by calling 316-978-4792. Keep up with what our counselors are doing at @ShockersCAPS on Facebook, Instagram and X/Twitter.

If you are in crisis, reach out to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 988 or 1-800-273-8255 or text the Crisis Text Line at 741-741.

For emergencies please dial 9-1-1.


Stressed, anxious or worried for a friend?


Contact Us

Student Wellness Center
Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

Call us at 316-978-4SWC (4792)

 front desk of student wellness center

First time students can now schedule online!



NOTE: If you have a mental health emergency while the Counseling and Psychological Services is not open, please call COMCARE Crisis Services at 316-660-7500.

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