|The Counseling Services campus office is currently closed to in-person visits due to COVID-19. We are offering distance counseling and tele-psychiatry at this time. To speak to a Clinician during business hours, please call 864-503-5195 and select option #1. If you would like to reach our after-hours crisis line, please call 864-503-5195 and select option #2.
Counseling Services offers students confidential support through:
- Individual and Couples Counseling
To help students deal with an array of personal and interpersonal issues including stress, anxiety, depression, grief and relationship issues.
- Distance Counseling
Distance Counseling is available to all currently enrolled USC Upstate students and students who are enrolled in the USC Upstate Palmetto College Distance Counseling is a counseling session with a trained and certified counselor that is conducted over a private and secure web-based method. To utilize this service, you will need access to a device with a webcam and a microphone. If you are interested in obtaining Distance Counseling or for more information, please call us at 864-503-5195.
- Group Counseling
A group environment where students may gain support and understanding from peers.
- Crisis Intervention
To offer students with urgent emotional distress immediate assistance.
- Psychiatric Services
To support students who may benefit from medication management.
In addition, Counseling Services provides educational workshops on a wide range of topics including but not limited to the following:
- Stress Management
- Test Anxiety
- Time Management
- Suicide Prevention
- Healthy Relationships
- Grief and Loss
You can contact Counseling Services between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Please call us at 864-503-5195. Our offices are located on the second floor of the Sansbury Campus Life Center (CLC), Suite 224.
*Please note that individuals who do not show for their scheduled counseling, psychiatry or testing appointment will be charged a $25 fee. This fee must be paid prior to scheduling your next appointment. Fees may be paid online.