Every year thousands of students use Student Counseling Services (SCS) for career planning, attending an outreach event, or utilizing counseling services. Call (309) 438-3655 or stop by room 320 of the Student Services Building to make an appointment. During your first appointment, a professional counselor will work with you to help you clarify your concerns and explore if ongoing counseling or other services are needed. All counseling services are confidential and provided without charge. Psychiatric consultations are also available to discuss issues related to medication.
Student Counseling Services offers emergency walk-in services for all ISU students Monday through Friday during our normal business hours. To access this service please call (309) 438-3655 or go to Room 320 of the Student Services Building and tell them you would like to see the emergency counselor.
If you have an emergency after normal weekday business hours or on the weekend, please call the Student Counseling Services main number at 309-438-3655. You will be given the option to press "2" to speak to a counselor immediately. The counselor will provide information, support, referrals, and, if needed, will arrange for emergency services.
If you require emergency medical intervention, please contact 911 and arrange transportation to the nearest hospital emergency room.
To obtain up-to-date information about Emergency Services after hours and on weekends, call the Student Counseling Services at (309) 438-3655. You will be able to talk to a counselor who will provide up-to-date information on accessing crisis services for psychological emergencies.