Sometimes asking for help is the bravest move you can make. Use the dropdowns below for resources that can help you and others. In emergency situations, immediately call 911.

Don’t be a bystander. Whether you need help or are concerned for the well-being of another person, contact the CMU Care Team for confidential assistance. Fill out the online form or call the Care Line at 774-CARE (2273) to leave a voicemail with your concern.

Listening Ear

A free and confidential 24-hour crisis hotline.

Phone: 989-772-2918 | TTY: 989-775-0480

CMU Counseling Center

Free services for students. Take a confidential online screening.

989-774-3381 | Foust Hall 102 |

Counselors in Residence

A program that places professional counselors directly in the residence halls.

East Student Success Center | Saxe/Herrig/Celani Lobby | 989-774-1879
North Student Success Center | Calkins/Trout Lobby | 989-774-4928
South Student Success Center | Merrill/Sweeney breezeway | 989-774-3089
Towers Student Success Center | Kesseler Lobby | 989-774-6601

Center for Community Counseling and Development

Offers free services, including:

  • individual counseling
  • couples, family and other relationship counseling
  • assistance with personal development and improvement, and decision-making
  • counseling for emotional struggles and painful events
  • career and employment counseling
  • counseling for transition issues and school difficulties.

This center does not treat significant psychological/medical disorders or those who are in acute distress.

989-774-3532 | Education and Human Services Building 322

Psychological Training and Consultation Center (PTCC)

Offers outpatient mental health services. Fees are adjusted on a sliding scale and range from $5 to $60 per session. The center does not bill insurance companies and cannot guarantee services will be reimbursed by a third-party payer.

989-774-3904 | Health Professions Building 1101 |

Hours: Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Evening appointments available.

CMU Health – Student Health Services

An on-campus clinic with board-certified family practice doctors and licensed physician assistants.

989-774-5693 | Foust Hall 200 |

Two campus locations:

  • Foust Hall 200: Open Mondays through Fridays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Towers walk-in clinic (Troutman Hall 103): Open Mondays through Fridays from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Call 989-774-6591 to speak to a nurse at University Health Services about urgent care problems, injuries, illnesses, immunizations and other health concerns.

After-hours care

Ready Care | 1523 S. Mission St., Mount Pleasant | 989-773-1166

Urgent Care Express | 1750 E. Bellows St., Mount Pleasant | 989-773-9669

Emergency care

Life-threatening emergencies are referred to the McLaren-Central Michigan Hospital emergency room. Call 911 if you need emergency care or an ambulance.

989-772-6700 | 1221 South Drive, Mount Pleasant

CMU Police

Employs more than 20 officers, including two community police officers in Carey Hall and the Saxe/Herrig Success Center.

989-774-3081 | Combined Services Building |

Mount Pleasant City Police Department

989-779-5100 | Anonymous tip hotline: 989-779-9111 |

Safe Rides

Free transportation for students during night hours with stops located near buildings in well-lit, high-traffic areas across campus. View the map, download the app or call 989-774-4357 for information.

Off-campus transportation

Office of Civil Rights and Institutional Equity (OCRIE)

For issues related to sexual misconduct, including dating violence, domestic violence, intimate partner violence, sexual assault, sexual exploitation, sexual harassment, stalking and retaliation.

989-774-3253 | Bovee University Center 306

Sexual Aggression Peer Advocates (SAPA)

Focused on sexual aggression, including assault, intimate violence, cyber stalking, stalking, harassment, abuse and predatory drugs.

24-hour crisis line: 989-774-CALL (2255) | Foust Hall 150 |

Women’s Aid Service of Clare, Isabella and Gratiot Counties

Emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence and their children; immediate crisis intervention for rape victims; legal advocacy; and support groups.

989-772-9168 |

Office of Student Success

Helping students achieve academic and personal goals, including success coaching to help with academic planning, study plans, note-taking, effective reading, exam anxiety and preparation, financial planning, goal setting, time management, and transition to college life.

Students can request assistance online. Faculty, staff, family and friends can fill out a referral form to help a student receive support.

Ronan Hall 230 | 989-774-3401 |

Academic Advising

Help with class scheduling, bulletin interpretation and career guidance. Find your academic advisor.

989-774-3465 | Ronan Hall 250 |

Academic Assistance

Walk-in tutoring, mathematics assistance centers and writing centers, as well as courses to help with college learning and reading strategies.

989-774-3465 | Ronan Hall 250 |

Student Employment Services

Help finding jobs on and off campus.

989-774-3881 | Bovee UC 121

Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid

Financial aid, cost of attendance, FAFSA, scholarships, loans and refunds.

989-774-3674 | Toll-free: 888-392-0007 | Warriner Hall 201 |

Student Emergency Fund

Awards financial assistance to students in need. To apply for aid, request an application from the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid.

Career Services

Help with career exploration, resumes, cover letters, interviewing and more.

989-774-3068 | Ronan Hall 240

Student Disability Services

Provides students with disabilities academic accommodations and auxiliary aids necessary to ensure access to all university services, programs and activities.

989-774-3018 | TTY: 989-774-2568 | Park Library 120 |

Multicultural Academic Student Services (MASS)

Academic, personal, social and cultural support to students.

989-774-3945 | Bovee UC 108 |

Native American Programs

Programs and support services for CMU Native American students.

989-774-2508 | Bovee UC 108 |

LGBTQ Services

Support, resources and programs for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals and groups.

989-774-3637 | Bovee UC 108

Office of Civil Rights and Institutional Equity (OCRIE)

For issues related to discrimination, equal opportunity, affirmative action and sexual misconduct.

989-774-3253 | Bovee UC 306

Isabella County Soup Kitchen

989-772-7392 | 621 S. Adams St., Mount Pleasant |

Student Ombuds Office

A safe place to discuss issues related to university policies confidentially and impartially.

989-774-3010 | Ronan Hall 220 |