Programs and Services

Emergency Phone Numbers 

On Campus: University Police at (315) 792-7111
Off Campus: MCAT (Mobile Crisis Assessment Team) at (315) 732-6228, 24 hour assistance or 911

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
Rape Crisis Hotline: 1-315-791-7740
NY Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-942-6906
Child Abuse and Maltreatment Reporting Center: 1-800-342-3720
Trevor Lifeline (crisis intervention & suicide prevention services for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender & questioning youth): 1-866-488-7386
Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741
Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255


Student Services offers individual, couples, and group counseling. Group counseling is offered on an as needed basis. If a student is interested in a group please contact the Counseling Center and the counselors will work to find other students who face similar issues. Topics for groups can include , but are not limited to: grief & bereavement, conflict mediation, relationship issues, body image,  returning adult concerns, self esteem and empowerment.  The counselors can also offer trainings and workshops to student leaders on these topics as well as others by request.

Campus Services for Faculty/Staff:

Students in Distress guidelines
The Counseling Center staff is available for consultation and outreach. We offer a variety of skills which may be useful for staff/faculty workshops on campus. Our specialties consist of:

  • Conflict Mediation
  • Campus Connect: Suicide Prevention Training for Gatekeepers
  • TIPS for the University
  • Stress Management
  • Balance and self-care

Off Campus Services:

Catholic Charities
1408 Genesee St.
Utica, NY 13502
724-2158 (
Counseling and emergency services)

Neighborhood Center Inc.
615 Mary St.
Utica, NY 13501
272-2760 (
Child Care/youth services)

American Red Cross Utica Chapter
1415 Genesee St.
Utica, NY 13501
733-4666
(Emergency Services)

Mohawk Valley Counseling Associates
610 French Road
New Hartford, NY 1350
1 765-0121
(Counseling)

Mental Health Connections
1500 Genesee St.
Utica, NY 13502
735-9501
(Counseling)

Hope House
130 Eagle St.
Utica, NY 13501
793-3723
(Homeless Persons Services)

New Horizons
129 Eagle St.
Utica, NY 13501
732-7032
(Homeless Persons Services)

YWCA of the Mohawk Valley
310 Rutger St.
Utica, NY 13501
Hotline: 797-7740
(Domestic and Sexual Violence Services)

Insight House
500 Whitesboro St.
Utica, NY 13502
724-5168
(Chemical Dependency Services)

McPike Treatment Center
1213 Court St.
Utica, NY 13501
738-4600
(Chemical Dependency Services)

Planned Parenthood
1424 Genesee St.
Utica, NY 13502
724-6146
(Women’s health services & pregnancy)

CareNet Pregnancy Center
2412 Genesee St.
Utica, NY 13502
733-5404

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