Information for Parents

Parents on move-in weekend

University Counseling Services provides confidential, short-term counseling to assist students with personal, developmental, or psychological concerns related to their educational progress and personal growth.

We offer: Individual Counseling, Couples Counseling, Group Counseling, Crisis Intervention, Career Assessment, Alcohol/Other Drug Information, Classroom Presentations, Residence Hall Programs, and Self-Help Resources.


Academic Motivation Anxiety               
Depression Loneliness
Alcohol and Drug Abuse  Behavioral Change
Career Assessment Decision-Making
Domestic or Dating Violence  Eating Disorders
Family Problems Goal Setting
Grief/Loss Sexual Abuse/ Sexual Assault
Physical Disability Relationship Issues
Self-Esteem Sexuality
Stress Management/Relaxation Study Skills/Time Management
Test Anxiety Other Personal Concerns


Our services are confidential, and any enrolled UW-Platteville student is eligible to make an appointment with us. There is no charge to students for our counseling sessions, because our services are paid through tuition and fees.

Counseling: Contact Information

Contact Information

220 Royce Hall
1 University Plaza
Platteville WI 53818

Appointments 608-342-1891
Information 608-342-1865
Fax 608-342-1863
After Hours Crisis Unified Community Services 800-362-5717
Call 911 in case of Emergency
Campus Police 608-342-1584
Suicide Crisis Line 800-784-2433
TREVOR (LGBT) Helpline 866-488-7386
Family/Partner Abuse Helpline 608-348-3838 or 1-800-924-2624
Vet Center Combat Call Center 877-WAR-VETS
Veterans Crisis Line 800-273-8255

Please be advised that e-mail is not considered a secure form of communication; therefore confidentiality cannot be guaranteed if you forward information of an urgent nature. UCS staff only monitor and respond to e-mail during regular office hours.

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