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Services and Costs


Counseling services are free for all CU Denver students. Fees apply for testing services.

In addition to personalized one-on-one counse​ling sessions with our highly-trained and professional clinicians, we offer a multitude of other services including group sessions, workshops, professional presentations and a relaxation room.


The Counseling Center uses a brief (10 sessions), goal-directed, flexible counseling model for students and community members. The following options are available:​

  • Individual counseling
  • Children and adolescent counseling
  • Family counseling
  • Couples counseling


Weekly Wellness Workshops

Read more​ about our skills-based, free workshop topics every Wednesday.


 Crisis Walk-in

CU Denver students experiencing a crisis can walk into the Counseling Center during these hours:

Monday - Thursday 10am - 4pm, Friday 10am - 2pm


 Testing/Assessment Services

The University of Colorado Denver Counseling Center offers psychological and psychoeducational assessments for CU Denver students, community clients, and children. Assesments are provided by the School Psychology Program in the School of Education and Human Development at CU Denver. Specifically, testing and assessment services can be provided for the following:  

  • Learning Disabilities
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) 
  • Behavior Disorders 
  • Academic Achievement 
  • Psychiatric Disorders
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Gifted and Talented
  • Autism

Assesment Services range from $400 - $425​​​​​


Clients pay for services at the time of the​ appointment. Payment methods accepted are cash or check. Sorry, credit cards and insurance are not accepted. We require​ 24-hour cancellation notice or a cancellation fee will be assessed.

CU Denver Students
CU Denver students receive counseling sessions at no cost as part of student fees. Students are able to attend free, unlimited groups and workshops offered each semester.

Denver Public School Students and Families
Children fro DPS and their families are eligible for counseling sessions at $10 per session.

Community Members
Community members are eligible for counseling sessions. Fees for community members are assessed on a sliding scale fee structure below. The fee structure is based on the client's income and the number of dependents.

Annual household Income 1-2 Dependents 3-4 Dependents
$0-14,999 $10​ $10
$15,000 - 19,999 $15 $10
$20,000 - 24,999 $20 $15
$25,000 - 29,999 $25 $20
$30,000 - 34,999 $30 $25
$35,000 - 39,999 $35 $25
$40,000 - 49,999 $39 $29
$50,000 - and up $40 $30

Emergency Contact:

Tivoli 454 (4th floor)
900 Auraria Parkway
Denver, CO 80204 

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Counseling Center

​Tivoli 454 (4th floor) 
900 Auraria Parkw​ay 
Denver, CO 80204 

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Walk-Ins Welcome

M-Th: 8:00am - 6:00pm
Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Phone: 303.315.7270
Fax: 303.315.7275 

CU Denver

1201 Larimer Street

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