News and Events

Student Advisory Board

The University Counseling Service (UCS) is forming a Student Advisory Board (SAB) to assist our staff in exploring the best ways to: Continue reading...

Posted September 23, 2015


UCS Statement on Systemic Racism

Recent events here on the UI campus and across the country have highlighted ongoing systemic racism and oppression. You or those around you may have questions, concerns, and reactions about difficult topics, including racism, discrimination, oppression, guns, policing, violence, protests, and social justice. Continue reading...

Posted December 10, 2014 by Jeff Knock


Group offerings for Spring, 2016

Each semester the University Counseling Service (UCS) offers a number of groups. The groups are open to University of Iowa students, and the enrollment is free and can be made directly through the UCS at (319) 335-7294, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Confidentiality in group counseling is strictly respected. Continue reading...

Posted December 9, 2014


2013-2014 UCS Annual Report

Click to view the 2013-2014 UCS Annual Report Continue reading...

Posted September 23, 2014


Multicultural Outreach Initiative

The University Counseling Service staff completed a multicultural outreach initiative during 2013-2014.  This project engaged UCS staff in developing a multicultural outreach goal and writing a reflective journal of her or his experience in implementing this goal.  A full report of this project is available at this link. Continue reading...

Posted September 17, 2014


Eating Disorder Awareness Advocate Program for Student Volunteers

 Many college students struggle with disordered eating and body image concerns. While there are fewer students who suffer from full-blown eating disorders, both disordered eating and body image issues as well as eating disorders need to be addressed on college campuses.  Continue reading...

Posted May 31, 2013