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

*During Interim 2022, Counseling sessions are available to students living on campus or in Minnesota.  Sessions are virtual during interim as well.

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.

NEW Let's Talk options

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Starting Monday, January 17th the Counseling Center will be offering Let’s Talk two hours each day (Monday thru Friday), during the rest of interim.  No need to call ahead or email the Counseling Center to schedule.  The Let’s Talk sessions are 1:1 with a Counseling Center therapist.  It is first come, first served and there will be a recurring Zoom link for each Let’s Talk time that is offered.  Let’s Talk is not offered during college breaks.