Counseling Services

Aʻoaʻo Pili Ola Counseling Services

Aloha e komo mai! Hello and welcome!

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Counseling Hours

Counseling Services Office Hours:

Monday through Friday
7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Meet the counseling staff and learn about making appointments.

We are closed during holidays. If you would like to make an appointment to come in and speak to a counselor, please call or email using the information provided below.

Phone: (808) 932-7465

Empowering Students

Counseling Services develops and delivers counseling, consulting, prevention and outreach services for the UH Hilo community that empower students to achieve personal and academic goals.

We seek to be sensitive to students of diverse needs and cultures, backgrounds, ages, and abilities, and to be LGBTQ+ affirming.

Counseling Services provides free, confidential personal counseling to all UH Hilo students.

For Career and Academic Advising, contact the Advising Center at 808-932-7776.

Hawaiʻi Community College students: Please contact Mental Wellness and Personal Development Service at 808-934-2706 to make an appointment.

About our Services

Counseling Services develops and delivers services for the UH Hilo community that empower students to achieve personal and academic goals.

Our services are grounded in:

silhouette of heart surrounded by hands Aloha Compassion. Empathy. Relationship.

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outline of plant growing out of mind Mālama To cultivate growth.

We are committed to being:

magnifying glass image Intentional Evidence-based. Effective. Community collaborators.

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In a Crisis

Visit our Emergency Assistance page for guidance.

Free, confidential, 24/7 hotlines:

Please see our Response to a Disaster or other Traumatic Event page for resources and information about how to cope with disaster related stress.

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