Counseling Center

We're Here for You

Whether you’re going through a tough time, battling bigger issues, or just want someone to talk to, we’re here to help. We provide services for:

  • Anxiety and stress
  • Depression
  • Relationship concerns (friends and/or partners)
  • Worries regarding grades/major
  • Family situations
  • Adjustment to University life
  • Other mental health issues
  • Collaboration with community health professionals

Counseling Center Hours:

Monday – Thursday
8:00 am – 6:00 pm

8:00 am – Noon

Make an Appointment

  • Call 217-228-5432, Ext. 3785
  • Email our counselor at
  • The Counseling Center is located on the first floor of Friars’ Hall.

Counselors: Maggie Althide, LSW and Mille Silver, LCSW

In Case of an Emergency:

  • Call Quincy University Campus Security: (217) 228-5600
  • Contact your RD
  • Call Transitions of Western Illinois 24-hour Crisis Line: (217) 222-1166
  • Call 911 Emergency Services
  • Call Local Emergency Room: Blessing Hospital, 11th & Broadway, Quincy, IL (217) 223-1200