To make an appointment at the Counseling & Mental Health Center, call 512-471-3515, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
All appointments are confidential and are for currently enrolled students.
If you have a preference for a particular counselor based on gender identity, sexual identity, cultural identity/background, specialty area etc.; please let the counselor know when you call or come by CMHC to make an appointment. We have counselors from many different backgrounds, cultures, identities and specialty areas. Students are free to request individuals that they might be more comfortable meeting with.
If you are seeing a counselor on the 5th floor of the Student Services Building (SSB), your first appointment will last approximately 75 minutes, including 30 minutes to complete the initial paperwork and 45 minutes to meet with a counselor. If you are meeting with a counselor on campus, your first session will last 50 minutes. You will complete initial paperwork with the counselor. Learn more about what to expect in the first appointment by clicking on the Individual Counseling link below:
If you arrive more than 15 minutes late for any appointment, you will
be asked to reschedule.
There is a $25 fee for missed or canceled appointments that are NOT canceled 24 hours in advance of your appointment.
More Information on Fees
Need to talk to someone now? CMHC Crisis Line at 512-471-CALL (2255) (UT Students Only) is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Not sure if you want/need an appointment? Try our free Anonymous Online Assessment
to help you decide what's right for you. Also consider calling the CMHC Crisis Line at 512-471-CALL (2255) (UT Students Only) to discuss your situation. Anonymous Online Assessment