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Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

CAPS offers a wide range of free, short-term mental health-related services to full-time, degree-seeking students at the University of Richmond. About one third of UR students use CAPS services at least once before they graduate. CAPS is fully accredited by the International Association of Counseling Services, Inc.
CAPS Appointments

 NEW!!! Beginning Fall 2019, a new process of CAPS Appointments. Click here for more information. 

Walk to Fight Suicide

Suicide was the second leading cause of death for people ages 10-34 in the US in 2017. Check out this video of Suicide Prevention and join us for the Walk to Fight Suicide on October 19.

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Confidentiality
Except for certain rare legal situations, all CAPS information, including whether or not a student made an appointment, is confidential and cannot be released to anyone else without the student's permission. 

See the CAPS Informed Consent and Privacy Policy documents for additional information.

Hours and Location

CAPS is open 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday, during the academic year (approximately mid-August to mid-June). 

Counseling services are closed from mid-June to mid-August (students who need mental health services during that time need to seek care off-campus and/or at home).

CAPS is closed during winter break, and during most university holidays.

Sarah Brunet Hall-206 Richmond Way Richmond, VA 23173 (link to map)

 Accessibility

CAPS staff is committed to being open, welcoming, and accessible to students of all backgrounds.

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