Schedule Your First Appointment

Ready to explore options to support your mental health? Schedule a consultation with CAPS online!


Complete a brief questionnaire about your goals and schedule a consultation by clicking the Schedule Now button below.

Please do not use this scheduling tool if: 

  • You are in crisis. Instead, call 911 or our office at (517) 355-8270 and press 1 at the prompt to speak with a counselor immediately. Crisis counseling is available 24/7.
  • You have been recently discharged from the hospital. Instead, please call our office at (517) 355-8270 to schedule an appointment.

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If there is not an available appointment that fits your needs — or if you have trouble scheduling an appointment online — please call (517) 355-8270 during regular business hours schedule an appointment. CAPS is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. 

Note: The appointment scheduling link is not monitored after 5 p.m. All forms received after 5 p.m. will be reviewed during the next business day. 

Keep in mind that due to professional licensure requirements, we are unable to provide ongoing services to students residing outside the state of Michigan, but can help to connect you with a provider in your home state.


What to expect during your consultation:

Our mission is to connect you with the most appropriate and available care to optimize your well-being, health and success. 

  • Your consultation with CAPS will last up to 30 minutes on Zoom, unless you prefer to talk by phone.
  • At the end of your session, the counselor will talk about next steps, which may include information about ongoing services at CAPS, resources that could be helpful to you, or a referral to a campus partner or community provider based on your unique needs and the clinical recommendations of CAPS staff.