Improve your success at UFV

What we provide

Going to university can be a rewarding and challenging experience. Meeting and talking with a supportive and knowledgeable counsellor can help.

UFV counsellors can assist you:

On your own, you can access Counselling resouces:

  • Attend a counselling group workshop
  • Download online handouts
  • Discover support sources in other UFV departments
  • Participate in our counselling awareness events

See our Frequently Asked Questions to find answers about:

  • What is counselling?
  • What services are offered through the UFV Counselling Department?
  • Is counselling confidential?
  • Who can access counselling at UFV?
  • How much does it cost?
  • What if I can’t make it to my appointment?
  • I’m an instructor at UFV. What can I do to help a student in crisis?
  • I’m worried about a friend or family member who goes to UFV. What should I do?

Contact us

Book an appointment

To book a Counselling appointment or to get more information, contact us through Student Services.

Locate Counselling Services
Room B214 Phone 604 854-4528
CEP Building, Room A-1318 Phone 604 795-2808

Counselling hours

Counselling services are available Monday to Friday between 9 am and 4:30 pm.

Student Services will be open until 7 pm every Wednesday until Sept. 30th, 2015.

Drop-in services for students in crisis are also available. 

Emergency and after-hours contacts

If you are experiencing a crisis after 4:30 pm or on weekends, contact the regional crisis line at 604 951-8855 or toll-free at 1-877-820-7444. If there is an immediate safety risk, call 911.

PAWS for a break with Mac

Drop-in for a 15 minute 'PAWS' on Tuesday afternoons from 1 to 3 pm.

Find out where

Important Dates:

Study Smart Workshops
Abbotsford October 15, 2015

Career & Life Planning Workshops
Abbotsford October 21, 2015
Chilliwack November 18, 2015

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