Hours and Fees
Any full or part-time undergraduate, graduate, law or medical school student currently enrolled at Hofstra University may use our services. Personal and educational counseling are available to all students free of charge for the first three sessions. A fee of $30 is charged for each counseling visit beyond the third session. Workshops and psychoeducational groups are provided at no cost.
During the academic semester, counseling is available from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Friday. Hours of operation during the January intersession are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Summer office hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. To obtain further information or to arrange an appointment, Student Counseling Services may be reached by telephone at (516) 463-6791.
If you are a Hofstra University student and experience a psychological emergency on campus during non-business hours, please contact Hofstra's Public Safety department at (516) 463-6789, where an officer can page a crisis counselor immediately or contact the nearest emergency room.
Student Counseling Services is located in the Saltzman Community Services Center, which is on the south side of Hempstead Turnpike, at the Oak Street entrance.