Mission Statement

The Counseling Services Office is a department within the Division of Student Affairs.  Its primary mission is to promote and enhance the quality of life of Fitchburg State University students and aid in their retention, by offering prevention and early treatment or referral for developmental, emotional, or interpersonal difficulties that arise during the educational process. Toward this goal, the Counseling Services Office provides timely and confidential supportive short-term counseling services of the highest possible quality, prevention-oriented psychoeducational programming, and referral for long-term or specialized clinical services.