About CCS

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Our Mission

The mission of Counseling & Consultation Services is to support the academic, emotional, social and cultural development of students. Our student-centered programs include counseling, assessment, psychiatric treatment, crisis response, outreach, consultation, training and educational services. We help students address personal challenges and develop the skills, abilities and knowledge to empower them to take full advantage of their college experience.

Diversity Statement

CCS staff value an atmosphere that is welcoming for all individuals. We embrace all diversity including race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual identity/orientation, socioeconomic status, religion, age, citizenship and ability. We promote cultural awareness, understanding, and sensitivity as part of the diverse community at NIU.