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 Wellness Center

Tyler Wurst, LCPC
Clinical Director

Virtual Wellness Center Hours

No appointment necessary! 

    • Monday - Thursday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
    • Friday 9:00 am- Noon

Zoom with Wellness Center Staff during our business hours 

Virtual Student Services, All Campuses 

Due to the current CoVid-19 precautions, our physical campus offices are closed until further notice and all on campus events are cancelled. 

Please continue to check this website for up-to-the moment new information and ways that we can serve you in this difficult time. 

Resources you can access NOW

Free Internet access for two months

Food Resources

Financial Assistance

Shelter Resources

    • If you need shelter: Call 3-1-1 or go to your local Emergency Room or police station. They will transport you to the nearest available shelter.
    • For a listing of all homeless or housing insecureservices and agencies responding during CoVid - 19 go to: Citywide Homeless Resources

Medical Resources

Immigrant and Refugee Support

On-line support

    • Black-led and Trans-led LGBTQ Center:On line Counseling Services and Food Pantry
    • Chicago Department of Public Health Mental Health Centers free Teletherapy: call 312-747-1020. For after hours support, contact Crisis Text Line which serves anyone, in any type of crisis, 24-hours a day.Text HOME to: 741741 to access a trained crisis counselor.

CoVid-19 Information

National Crisis Hotlines

    • Suicide Prevention Hotline: 800-272-8255 (24 Hours)
    • Crisis Text Line:Text HOME to 741741 (24 Hours)
    • SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990, or text TalkWithUs to 66746 (24 Hours)
    • Self-Harm Hotline: 1-800-366-8288
    • Trans Lifeline: 877-565-8860
    • LGBTQ Trevor Project Lifeline: 866-488-7386, or text START to 678678 (24 Hours)
    • Veteran Crisis Line: 800-273-8255 ext. 1 (24 Hours)
    • Domestic Violence Support: 1-815-729-1228 (24 Hours)

To make an appointment call us at (773) 291-6283 or by e-mail at: 

Check us out! We’re friendly, non-judgmental, and know what it takes to be successful in college. 

Counseling for Personal Challenges

Counseling can help you address a host of challenges, including: life transition; stress and time management;grief and loss;testing and public speakinganxiety;family issues; relationship conflict; veterans' re-entry; anxiety, depression, and other mental health issues. 

Stress and Time Management Coaching 

Being a college student is stressful. Wellness Center staff can help youcreate a stress and time management plan and develop other personal organizational skills. 

Connect to Public Aid & Community Resources

Many students are unaware that they qualify for various public aid programs such as SNAP, subsidized health insurance/Medicaid,unemployment, & supportive and emergency housing. The Wellness Center can help you learn more about these programs and how to apply and also assist you in connecting to low - or no-cost community resources, such as medical and dental care, groceries and hot meals, legal services, and child care. 

Support Groups

Support groups are offered on topics relevant to college students, such as stress and time management, busy parents, anger management, and veterans issues. Check with your Wellness Center to see what is offered for each term. 




Faculty & Staff

Tyler Wurst, LCPC 

LaTia Lane, LCSW 

Deborah Fourte, Office Assistant 

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Contact Information

(773) 291-6283
(773) 291-6287
10001 S. Woodlawn Ave.
Room 1118
Chicago , IL 60628
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M - Th: 9 am to 5 pm
Fri: 9 am to noon

Check with the Wellness Center for evening and summer hours.


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