The USI Counseling Center is available to all currently enrolled students, including veterans. Student veterans who are interested in scheduling an appointment can stop by the Counseling Center (Orr 1051) or call (812-464-1867) to make an appointment.
This office seeks to ease the transition from military to civilian life, and guides students as they embark on or continue their college experience. The Veteran Support Services office also assist students with applying for and utilizing Department of Veterans Affairs Education benefits. Click here for additional information.
The Counseling Center is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Evansville Vet Center. The Vet Center provides free and confidential readjustment counseling to veterans and their families. USI students can now access Vet Center services on campus in the USI Counseling Center. To take advantage of this service, please contact the Vet Center directly (812-473-5993) and inform them that you would like to meet at the Counseling Center. Additional information can be found here.
6211 E. Waterford Blvd.
Evansville, IN 47715
Star Behavioral Health provides referrals to civilian professional who have undergone specialized training to help them understand and work with military service members and their families.
Military Pathways is a website that specifically addresses the concerns of military service members and their families. The program provides free, anonymous mental health and alcohol self-assessments for service personnel and their families.
The website allows you to choose a self-assessment that addresses your concerns. After you complete the self-assessment, you will be provided with your results and referral information including services provided through the Department of Defense and Veterans Affairs.
Department of Veterans Affairs
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
1-800-273-TALK (8255), then press 1
Call, chat online, or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24/7. Support for deaf and hard of hearing individuals is available.
Location: OC 1051
Hours: M-F, 8am-4:30pm
8/22: Be Informed to Do Well Resource Table, @ UC East, 11 am - 1 pm
8/24: Counseling Center Open House, @ Orr Center 1051, 3 - 5 pm
8/30: Student Involvement Fair, @ The Quad, 2 - 6 pm
9/5: DOSO Float Your Worries Event, @ UC Breezeway, 10 am - 1 pm
9/6: Chai Chat, @ UC 2205, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
9/6: De-Stress Fest, @ Student Life Lounge (UC East lower level), 3 - 4 pm
9/13: Unity Project, @ Carter Hall, 4 - 5:30 pm
9/19: DOSO's Positive Outlook Month Resource Table, @ The Quad, 12 - 2 pm
9/19: 13 Reasons Why Not - Suicide Prevention and the Media, @ Performance Center lobby, 4 - 5 pm
9/20: The Power Hour, @ the Multicultural Center (UC East), 12 - 1 pm
9/21: QPR Gatekeeper Suicide Prevention Training, @ Carter Hall, 3:30 - 6:30 pm
9/26: Be Well to Do Well - Suicide Prevention Month Resource Table, @ UC North, 11 am - 1 pm
9/27: USI Wonderful World of Wellness Fair, @ Carter Hall, 8:30 am - 3 pm
To learn more about these events, please go to the Outreach & Programming Guide (Fall 2017).