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Counseling Services

Counseling services are available both on and off campus.

120 Richmond Quad, Ellicott Complex, Buffalo, NY 14261-0053
Appointment Number: (716) 645-2720

Services are free, voluntary and confidential. Same-day crisis appointments are available. Counseling services are provided by psychologists; a consulting psychiatrist is available as needed. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday & Friday and from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday & Thursday. Students can stop in Richmond Quad or call to make an appointment.

2nd Floor of Michael Hall
Appointment Number: (716) 645-2720

Counselors are available on the South Campus in Michael Hall from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday and from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. Services are free, voluntary and confidential. Students can stop in Michael Hall or call to make an appointment.

Emergencies

Counseling Services provides same-day crisis appointments for students in crisis. Please call (716) 645-2720 if you or someone you know is in need of immediate counseling services.

If you are in crisis after business hours, contact University Police at (716) 645-2222 and ask to speak to the counselor-on-call. One of UB’s counselors will call you back as soon as he or she is able, usually within 15 minutes to provide a brief assessment and make recommendations. You will be expected to provide your name, phone number and address.

If you do not wish to reveal your identity, Crisis Services of Erie County provides a 24-hour hotline at (716) 834-3131.