Personal Counseling

Students who are experiencing personal, social, or emotional issues that are interfering with their educational goals can meet with a Counselor via a one-hour individual appointment to develop strategies that promote academic and personal success.

Counselors assist admitted students with:

  • Managing personal or academic stress
  • Balancing time
  • Overcoming test anxiety
  • Developing problem solving/decision making skills
  • Developing coping skills
  • Learning to advocate for oneself
  • Obtaining a referral for a mental health counselor in the community


Other services:

  1.  Education 1110, Interpersonal Skills for Life and Work.

  2. Counseling Services Workshop

  3. Online Mental Health Screening
    • Free, online, anonymous screening available to all College of DuPage students that assesses for
      1. Eating disorders
      2. Alcohol misuse
      3. Anxiety disorders
      4. Post-traumatic stress disorder
      5. Bipolar disorder
      6. Depression

If you need immediate assistance, please call the DuPage County Crisis line, available for 24-hour assistance at (630) 627-1700.


Contact Information

Counseling and Advising Services
Student Services Center (SSC), Room 3200, (630) 942-2259

Regular Hours for the Glen Ellyn campus:

Monday to Thursday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Please check with each off-campus center for their hours:

Carol Stream

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

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