How Can I Make a Personal Appointment?
You can simply call the Counseling Center at 219-989-2366 to schedule an appointment. Please specify which campus location you would like to be seen, as hours vary by location.
Gyte Building Room 005
Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Campus Breaks & Summer Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Tech Building Room 101
Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Variable hours please call to schedule an appointment
About the after-hours crisis hotline
The Counseling Center at Purdue University Northwest is available for students during regular business hours for setting appointments and speaking with counselors. Emergencies, however, don’t always take place conveniently during regular business hours. The 24-hour emergency and appointment scheduling through Regional Mental Health Center (Hammond Campus) and Swanson Center (Westville Campus) are alternatives for managing untimely emergencies.
The Counseling Center works in partnership with Regional Mental Health Center and Swanson Center to provide referrals in the event the Counseling Center unavailable for students. More information about Regional Mental Health Center and Swanson Center are available online at their websites.
If you are in North Lake County please call 219-392-6001 or if you are in South Lake County please call 219-736-7200 for 24-hour emergency and appointment scheduling provided by Regional Mental Health Center. Regional Mental Health Center may also be reached toll free at 1-888-398-7050.
If you are in La Porte County in Michigan City please call 219-879-462 or 800-982-7123 or if you are in La Porte County please call 219-362-2145 for 24-hour emergency and appointment scheduling provided by Swanson Center. After hours Crisis line, call 855-325-6934.
If you are in La Porte County in Michigan City please call 219-879-4621 or if you are in La Porte County please call 219-362-2145 and for 24-hour emergency and appointment scheduling provided by Swanson Center. After hours Crisis line, call 219-871-9975 or 855-325-6934.
To begin services, call Porter-Starke Services at 219-531- 3500 to speak with an Admissions & Emergency Services Specialist. If you are using your Employee Assistance Program, please tell the Specialist, and give the name of your organization. Please call 219-531-3500 for 24-hour emergency and appointment scheduling provided by Porter-Starke Services.