The University Counseling Center is dedicated to providing high quality mental health services that support students’ ability to benefit from their experience at the University of Texas at El Paso. To this end the center provides career counseling, psycho-educational workshops, individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, and professional training experiences that are responsive to the individual, cultural, and demographic diversity of our students.


The University Counseling Center staff believes that good mental health is the cornerstone of personal, academic, and career success. As such, the University Counseling Center’s mission is to support the students of the University of Texas at El Paso in their personal, academic, and career endeavors by providing developmental, remedial, and preventive mental health services to students. The Center’s staff also believes that a healthy environment facilitates mental health. Therefore, the University Counseling Center aims to support the learning environment of the University by providing outreach programming for students, and consultative services regarding student concerns to faculty and staff.