University Counseling Service 

319-335-7294 | 

The University Counseling Service is available for students who need someone to talk to as they manage the stress of college and face unexpected challenges or emergencies 

  • Individual and Graduate Student Support Group


Student Health and Wellness 

General Phone: 319-335-8370; Appointments: 319-335-8394; Nurse line: 319-335-9704 

Student Health and Wellness is also there to help when you're sick or need advice on how to manage stress, nutrition, fitness, or other aspects of creating a healthy lifestyle. They offer individually tailored one-on-one consultations in the areas of: 

  • Fitness 

  • Nutrition 

  • Stress management 

  • Tobacco cessation 

  • Alcohol and drug use 

  • Sexual health 

Free Wellness program – 

Register for 5 Weeks to Wellness to give you the extra motivation you need to meet your wellness goals this semester! This program starts January 28th. 


The Crisis Center 


Midweek Meditations 

Midweek Meditations take place most Wednesdays from 12:10 to 12:50 p.m. in the Meditation Room of University of Iowa Stead Family children’s Hospital (level 12), and are an opportunity for midweek restoration and renewal open to all, staff, patients and family. 


Active Minds at University of Iowa | 

Student lead organization on campus to change the conversation about mental health: raise awareness, build community, and break the silence. 

  • Weekly meetings every Wednesday from 5-6 pm in Room 347 of the Iowa Memorial Union 


Campus Recreation Facilities & Classes 


335-9293 | 



Abbe Center for Community Mental Health 

1039 Arthur Street, Iowa City, IA 52240 

319-338-7884 | 

Abbe Center is a non-profit Outpatient Treatment Center with licensed Psychiatrists, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Psychologists, Social Workers, Nurses, Mental Health Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Peer Support Specialists.  

Abbe center offers SAME DAY ACCESS (SDA) for Children, Adults and Families Mornings: 8:30am-11:30am Monday-Friday and Afternoons: 2:00pm-4:00pm Monday & Tuesday, 2:00-5:30pm Wednesday. Simply show up and you are seen in the order that you arrive. 

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