The mission of the Syracuse University Counseling Center is to support and enhance student health and wellness by providing comprehensive/holistic mental health, substance abuse, and sexual assault/relationship violence related services. Operating within a multicultural framework and with a social justice orientation, the Counseling Center strives to assist students by providing support during times of crisis, providing advocacy when needed, facilitating problem resolution, enhancing coping skills, promoting personal growth, and supporting academic success. The Counseling Center also values being a visible presence. As a result, the Counseling Center provides outreach programs and consultation to the greater campus community
The vision of the Syracuse University Counseling Center is to provide students with innovative, progressive and comprehensive/holistic services within an integrated framework that promotes overall health and wellness. The Counseling Center strives to understand and support diversity and we are dedicated to creating an inclusive and welcoming environment that is safe and comfortable for all those whom we serve and with whom we interact. The Counseling Center views our commitment to diversity and social justice as an ongoing learning experience and acknowledges that only through valuing continuing education about these issues can we truly uphold this commitment.