Counseling Center

We offer a variety of services and programs, including individual counseling, group counseling, workshops, testing, consultation and referrals.  Services are provided without cost to all currently enrolled St. Olaf students, and we follow the ethical and confidentiality guidelines of the Minnesota Board of Psychology.

We have moved! We are now located in  Rolvaag Memorial Library room 225.  Take the stairs to the right of the library entrance.  Go all the way down the stairs and take a left.  We are located at the end of the long hallway.
Crisis & emergency resources

If you are in immediate danger, please call 911 or present to the nearest hospital emergency department.  Please visit our Emergency page for resources for students on and off campus.

Counseling services

*Fall 2021: Counseling services will be offered virtually via Zoom.  There will be no in-person sessions at this time (we will update when this changes).

To schedule a counseling session please email Alyssa at: counselingcenter@stolaf.edu or call 507-786-3062.

managing Covid-19 concerns

We have compiled some strategies and suggestions for students struggling with concerns regarding this pandemic.  See our COVID-19: Managing Concerns page for more information.

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Chat with a BIPOC Counselor on Wednesdays, 4-5pm

Click here to learn more!

Grief Support for College Students

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Brighter Days Family Grief Center in Eden Prairie, MN provides FREE local grief support resources, programs, and services for youth, young adults, and adults who are grieving the death or terminal diagnosis of a loved one.  We have over 70 community partners such as hospitals, hospices, schools, community foundations and other non-profits in the Twin Cities.  Our Young Adult program provides an opportunity to connect with other grieving college students in our community.  From weekend retreats, social events, and monthly support groups, our program addresses the specific needs and concerns of grieving college students.