We're glad that you are checking us out! Over the course of your college years, you will encounter many challenges and opportunities, both academically and personally. At the Counseling Center, we are here to help you successfully navigate those challenges and take advantage of opportunities to make the most of your experience. We provide counseling services designed to enable you to understand yourself and your situation in ways that prepare you to deal with the challenges of college life and create opportunities for personal development. We offer support to UMBC students to assist with a variety of personal, academic and career concerns. Our approach is collaborative, goal-oriented, and multiculturally sensitive. We are here to help you develop more personal awareness, learn the skills you need to be successful, help you achieve your personal goals and make the most of your UMBC experience. We are also here to assist faculty, staff and students to assist students they are concerned about and to help students make the most of their time at UMBC.
The Counseling Center offers free and confidential services to all current UMBC students in the form of individual, couples, or group counseling as well as workshops, campus presentations, consultation and self-help resources.
All current students are eligible for Counseling Center services. Click to learn more.
The Counseling Center staff are legally and ethically required to keep the information clients share with us confidential. Click to learn more.