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Welcome to the MSU Denver Counseling Center

Balancing the demands of college life can be difficult. In addition to academic requirements, there are financial pressures, relationship issues, and job stressors that can leave you feeling beat up and worn out. The Counseling Center staff can help you find ways to manage difficult times and provide you with a comforting place to examine your life and learn more about yourself so you can realize your potential. Students are encouraged to make an appointment for their first visit.


To learn more about our specific services, please click on the buttons below.


Upcoming Screening Events

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National Alcohol Awareness and Screening Day (NASD) and Cannabis Screening will be held on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, from 9:30 a.m–11:30 a.m. in Tivoli Multicultural Lounge. This program is an outreach, education, and screening initiative that raises awareness about harmful and dependent drinking behaviors , marijuana use and abuse and connects individuals who are at risk with treatment options.

Interactive exercises are provided as well as documentaries are shown on Substance Abuse Disorders, their impact, and how to reduce their symptoms. Many educational resources and pamphlets will be available as well.

Refreshments will be served.

Open to the entire Auraria Canpus and Denver Metro Community.

GateKeeper Trainings

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The Counseling Center, Health Center at Auraria and the CARE Team have partnered to offer "GateKeeper Trainings: Identifying and Referring Students at Risk"; for the Spring 2019 semester.

These sessions are open to Faculty, Administrators and Staff who are often first line responders. The sessions last for two hours and advanced registration is required. 

To register please click the following link:

Online Assessment

woman computer online assessmentMany students have little, free, unscheduled time to pursue the types of self-care that they would like. We have made it possible for you to do an online screening for eating disorders, alcohol, depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress, and bipolar disorder through our website. After clicking on the button below use "METROSTATE" for your password. Then select the screening that you would like to take. Results are communicated instantly. Share your results when you come in for a visit.

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Contact Us

Office Location:
Tivoli Student Union (TV)

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Phone Number:
303 615-9988

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