Foggy Bottom Hours


9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Walk-in Hours

12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

24-Hour Support

Call 202-994-5300

Choose option 3 to be connected to a counselor on call. 

How We Can Help

We are the primary mental health agency for GW students and the rest of the campus community. We support mental health and personal development by collaborating with students to overcome challenges and difficulties that may interfere with academic, emotional and personal well-being. Our professional counselors provide a safe and non-judgemental environment for students to discuss concerns.

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Mount Vernon Campus Hours

Drop-in Counseling Services

April 12 - May 17
3:00 - 8:00 p.m. daily
Eckles Library, Emeritus Faculty Lounge

Latest News & Updates

South Korean Tragedy

April 23, 2014

Our thoughts and prayers go out to members of the GW Community who have been affected by the South Korean ferry accident. 

34th Annual Chalk-In

April 23, 2014

Join us next Tuesday, 4/29 for the 34th Annual Chalk-In - Kogan Plaza & H Street

12:30 - 3:30 p.m. - In front of Gelman Library

University Counseling Center to Have Ongoing Presence on Mount Vernon Campus

April 15, 2014

In an effort to provide improved access to services for students, the George Washington University has decided to establish an ongoing presence for the University Counseling Center on the Mount Vernon Campus.

‘No Need to Struggle in Silence’: SMHS Dean Discusses Mental Health

April 09, 2014

Jeffrey S. Akman, M.D., talks about common issues for college students and how to seek help.

11 tips to keep in mind

Learn about things to keep in mind as you or a loved one manage reactions and emotions.