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Supporting Student Mental Health

We know that mental health issues can interfere with the quality of life for college students and certainly with academic performance. Resources and support are available. The below guides were created by the Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs, University Health and Counseling Services, and the Office of Prevention and Education at Northeastern in collaboration with Northeastern Active Minds

Please reach out to UHCS 617.373.2772 to speak with a staff member if you have any concerns about a student.

Faculty Guide

Check out the Faculty Guide: Supporting Student Mental Health.

Global University Network Employee Guide

For faculty and staff at the Northeastern University global campuses, check out the Global University Network Employee Guide.

Global University System Student Mental Health Guide

Northeastern students outside of Boston can review the Global University System Student Mental Health Guide for information about resources available.

Parent and Family Guide

Parent and Family Guide: Supporting Student Mental Health was developed for family and loved ones to explore resources, understand university services and learn the best next steps.

Staff Guide

Check out the Staff Guide: Supporting Student Mental Health

Student Guide

Northeastern student’s can learn about resources, supports and how to help a friend in Student Mental Health Guide – Boston Campus

If there is an emergency that requires immediate assistance, call Northeastern University Police Department emergency line at (617) 373-3333 or 911.

UHCS hours

  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM EST
  • Tuesday and Thursday 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM EST
  • Saturday 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST (Closed on Saturdays in July & August)

Mental health walk-in visits are available:

  • Monday through Friday 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM EST
  • Tuesday and Thursday 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM EST

Immediate mental health support is available to students through  Find@Northeastern  at 877.233.9477  (U.S.), 855-229-8797 (Canada), +1.781.457.7777 (International),  24-hours a day, seven days a week.