How to Make an Appointment
Where is CPS?
Services Available to Students
For more information about CPS Services,
please visit http://www2.ucsc.edu/counsel
or call 459-2628.
University of California, Santa Cruz
1156 High Street
Kresge Annex B, Room 101
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
If you would like to make a first time
appointment for counseling services,
please call (831 459-2628) or come
into the main CPS office located in
Kresge Annex B, Room 101. You will
be informed about the location of
your therapist when the appointment
is scheduled. Some information will
be requested in order to schedule
the appointment (e.g., college
affiliation or graduate status,
telephone number), and some
paperwork will need to be completed
before you see a UCSC psychologist.
All contacts and services are
confidential, in keeping with
professional ethics and legal
Please be aware that during peak
times (mid-quarter) there may be a
wait of approximately two weeks or
longer for a first-time appointment.
It is not uncommon for most
university and college counseling
centers to have waitlists.
CPS Central Counseling Offices have
been temporarily relocated to Kresge
for approximately 18
months. Kresge Annex B is located
in Kresge College on the northwest
side of campus. It is next to the
Below is a map of our new location.
CPS Central Office
Who are the Staff of CPS and
How Do We Serve Students?
The CPS staff is an ethnically and socio-
culturally diverse group of licensed
mental health professionals, predoctoral
psychology interns, and post-doctoral
fellows with backgrounds in clinical and
counseling psychology. CPS services are
available at no cost to all currently
We provide several services and programs
that can assist students with issues that
may interfere with personal well being and
academic success. This brochure