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Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

CAPS offers a wide range of free, short-term mental health-related services to full-time, degree-seeking students at the University of Richmond. About one third of UR students use CAPS services at least once before they graduate. CAPS is fully accredited by the International Association of Counseling Services, Inc.
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Except for certain rare legal situations, all CAPS information, including whether or not a student made an appointment, is confidential and cannot be released to anyone else without the student's permission. 

See the CAPS Informed Consent and Privacy Policy documents for additional information.

Hours and Location

CAPS is open 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday, during the academic year (approximately mid-August to mid-June). 

Counseling services are closed from mid-June to mid-August (students who need mental health services during that time need to seek care off-campus and/or at home).

CAPS is closed during winter break, and during most university holidays.

Sarah Brunet Hall-206 Richmond Way Richmond, VA 23173 (link to map)


CAPS staff is committed to being open, welcoming, and accessible to students of all backgrounds.

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