How to Make an Appointment

Counseling and Psychiatric Service


For initial visits to CAPS, students are encouraged to walk in during our walk-in hours hours.

Walk-In Hours for initial appointments:

M/W/Th/F:  9:30-11:30 and 1:30-3:30
Tu:  10:30-11:30 and 1:30-3:30  

Walk-In Process:
1. Check in at front desk
2. Complete initial forms (20 minutes)
3. Meet with CAPS clinician to assess needs and make a plan for how to meet those needs (20 minutes)

*During peak hours, or when multiple students walk in at the same time, there may be a short wait after completion of initial forms before seeing a clinician. We appreciate your flexibility with scheduling during these times.*


Call this number for emergencies after hours that cannot wait until the next business day:

(202) 444-7243
Ask for the CAPS clinician.