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Kansas State University
Counseling and Psychological Services
1105 Sunset Ave, Rm 101
Manhattan, KS 66502

Summer Hours:
Monday - Friday: 
8 am - 12 pm
1 pm - 5 pm

785-532-3932 (fax)

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Need Help Now

  • If you’re thinking about suicide, are worried about a friend or loved one, or would like emotional support, call 988. (National Suicide & Crisis Lifeline)
  • If you or another student is having a life-threatening emergency, call 911
  • Crisis services are available M-F 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. 1105 Sunset Ave., Room 101 (Lower level of Lafene Health Center Building)
  • For After-hours crisis services, all 785-532-6927 to speak with a mental health professional
  • Text START to 741-741 (National Crisis Text Line)

My SSP: App-Based Chat/Telehealth Student Support Program

My Student Support Program (My SSP) is a third-party partner that provides:

  • 24/7 access to support via chat and phone through the app
  • Short-term counseling support via phone and video to students around the country and the world
  • Linkage for ongoing treatment with providers around the country and the world.
Find more information at our website.


SUICIDE PREVENTION - Confidential support

  • Suicide & Crisis Lifeline Call 988 to call, text, or chat 24/7
  • Text START to 741-741 (SAM Foundation)
  • 911 and ask for help
  • Go to the local Emergency Room (Ascension Via Christi Hospital is located at 1823 College Avenue, Manhattan, KS).
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Concerned about a K-Stater?

If you have have immediate concerns about the safety of a student, call 911!

If you're not sure what to do, consider calling one of these numbers to get some advice from a mental health professional

  • K-State CAPS - 785-532-6927
  • National Suicide & Crisis Lifeline- call 988. Or go to www.988lifeline.org
  • OR Text START to 741-741

    You can also consider making an anonymous report with with the Office of Student Life

    Sometimes, it's a good idea to both call and fill out the form.