Concerns may include: questions about whether taking a medical leave is the right option for you, concerns about what it means to take a medical leave, questions about the paperwork you need to fill out to take a medical leave.
Student Assistance is a point of contact for individuals who are in need of support when they are absent from class three or more class days, due to a reason or concern of an appropriate matter.
Academic advising is an educational partnership between a faculty member and a student whose goal is the student's academic, personal, and professional success. Advisors and advisees collaborate to help students achieve their aims. Advisors explain policies, identify resources, and give advice; however, students are ultimately responsible for making the decisions that will keep them on track.
The Financial Aid Office at West Chester University provides financial assistance and counseling to students who can benefit from further education but cannot obtain it without such assistance. Financial aid consists of gift aid in the form of scholarships or grants, and self-help aid in the form of employment or loans.
The Counseling Center offers individual, couples, and group therapy, outreach and consultation services and referral services to help coordinate your mental health care.
If you are experiencing a mental health emergency, please contact:
On-Campus - Public Safety (610) 436-3311
Off-Campus - Crisis Intervention (Exton) for community help: (610) 918-2100
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1 (800) 273-8255 (TALK)
Crisis Text Line: Text START to 741-741
Student Health Services provides a wide-range of clinical care. Make an appointment for health services such as asthma care, aches and sprains, sexual health and contraceptive needs. Telehealth visits are available.