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Your Mental Health Matters

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) provides mental health services and resources to students — together we can create a thriving community for all Jayhawks.

CAPS Services

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Getting Started

First time appointments may be scheduled online through the CAPS portal. You can access your CAPS patient portal through our website at

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In Crisis or Need Help Now?

If you or someone you know is in crisis or has urgent needs, help is available 24/7. During CAPS business hours, drop-in appointments are available by coming into CAPS and letting the front desk know that you need an urgent appointment. After business hours, you can call or text 988 or access any of the resources listed on our crisis support page.
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Support Resources

CAPS provides a guide to resources and support groups at KU, within the Lawrence community, and nationwide for specific concerns and specific populations.
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Groups & Workshops

CAPS offers a variety of groups and workshops that are 100% free. For more information, click the link below.

Access Your CAPS Portal

Students will now be checking themselves in through the CAPS Portal!
CAPS Portal

Student Support Program

CAPS partners with the Telus Student Support Program to connect students to in-the-moment support from Masters-level counselors. Students receive the help they need in their native language (150+ languages supported) at home, on campus, or abroad. 24/7 & 365 and 100% FREE!

CAPS Staff

Meet the Staff

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