Campus Assist List

First side of Assisting Students in Distress red folder. Please see PDF version for accessible information.

A quick reference resource for faculty and staff who may encounter students displaying distressed or disruptive behavior, with information on how to reach out and connect with students, and make appropriate referrals.

Emergency / Safety, Mental Health, Police, Mental Health / Therapy, Consultation, Educational Materials
Updated: Jan 2019
UCI CARE Campus Assault Resources & Education
Address:
G320A Student Center
Phone:
(949) 824-7273
Email:

Free and confidential support services to members of the UCI community impacted by sexual assault, relationship abuse, family violence and/or stalking. Includes consultation, advocacy and referrals to community agencies, individual and group counseling, trainings and workshops and campus-wide prevention programming. Resources and information on developing and maintaining healthy relationships, sexual assault, personal safety and gender issues.

Mental Health / Therapy, Support Groups, Domestic Violence, Individual, Emergency / Safety, Sexual Assault, Complainant Support Services, Therapy/Counseling
Updated: Nov 2019
Fresh Basic Needs Hub logo
Address:
FRESH Basic Needs Hub

CalFresh is part of the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)/food stamps program helping eligible low-income people to purchase the food they need.

Students can meet with a representative from the OC Second Harvest Food Bank on campus at the FRESH Basic Needs Hub to help with the application process. Students may qualify if they are a U.S. citizen or Legal Permanent Resident, enrolled at least half time as a student and they meet one of the following conditions: employed at least 20 hours a week, already receive work-study or CalWorks, receive CalGrant A/B, care for a young child, or do not intend to register for the next school term.

For more information on Second Harvest application assistance, visit https://www.feedoc.org/get-help/calfresh-assistance/.

For more information on the CalFresh program, visit http://www.calfresh.ca.gov/ or call the California Food Stamp Information Line at (877) 847-FOOD (3663).

Basic Needs / Financial, Food
Updated: Jan 2019
Phone:
(949) 824-0101
Email:

Consultation, on- and off-campus resource assistance, and case management for students dealing with academic, financial, medical, mental or other personal issues or crises. Also serves as the designated office responsible for coordination in response to a student death.

Academic, Advising/Counseling, Basic Needs / Financial, Food, Housing, Income Assistance, Social Services, Health / Medical, Insurance, Mental Health / Therapy, Consultation, Individual
Updated: Dec 2018

Campus’ Behavioral Intervention Team or threat assessment team. The Consultation Team brings together campus partners to review, discuss and manage a broad array of issues of concern to campus safety or well-being, involving students, faculty, staff and community members.

Mental Health / Therapy, Consultation
Updated: Dec 2018
Counseling Center logo
Address:
203 Student Services I
Phone:
(949) 824-6457

Free mental health support services available to all enrolled students. Services include individual counseling, couples counseling, group counseling, urgent care, crisis response, consultation and outreach programming.

Emergency / Safety, Mental Health, LGBTQ+, Mental Health / Therapy, Consultation, Educational Materials, Family & Children, Individual, Support Groups
Updated: Jan 2019
Disability Services Center ZotAbility
Address:
100 Disability Services, Building #313
Phone:
(949) 824-7494 / TDD: (949) 824-6272

Provides services, accommodations and adaptive technology for students with documented permanent and temporary disabilities to enhance their success at UCI. Services offered include pre-admission planning, priority registration for classes, specialized individual or group orientation to campus, adaptive technology, testing accommodations, note-taking services, sign language interpreters, preferential seating in class, readers and scribes.

Academic, Support, Disability
Updated: Jun 2019

Up to $1,000 grant available to currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate a financial crisis affecting access to housing, food, medical or mental health care. Prior to applying, any and all case-specific, University interventions should be utilized first (e.g., fee deadline extensions, payment plans, rent deferment, emergency loans, emergency meals).

Addiction, Therapy/Counseling, Basic Needs / Financial, Food, Housing, Income Assistance, Rental/Utility Assistance, Domestic Violence, Health / Medical, Medication/Prescriptions, LGBTQ+, Mental Health / Therapy, Family & Children, Individual, Inpatient Treatment, Outpatient Program
Updated: Oct 2018
We can help! Confidential employee assistance program
Phone:
(844) 824-3273

guidanceresources.com / ID: UCIEAP3

Provided by ComPsych GuidanceResources. Free and confidential support, resources and information to employees and dependants for personal and work-life issues (e.g, interpersonal, financial, mental health). Staffed by experienced master's and doctoral level clinicians. Available 24/7. Help with problem identification, assessment and referral to treatment providers and community resources.

Mental Health / Therapy, Addiction, Consultation, Support Groups, Family & Children, Educational Materials, Domestic Violence, Individual, Inpatient Treatment, Outpatient Program, LGBTQ+, Health / Medical, Health Education, Pregnancy, Fitness, Seniors, Basic Needs / Financial, Career/Job Development, Child Care, Housing, Legal Assistance, Transportation, Therapy/Counseling, Residential Treatment, Chemical Dependency Treatment, Complainant Support Services
Updated: Nov 2019
Fresh Basic Needs Hub logo
Address:
FRESH Basic Needs Hub
4079 Mesa Road (in Parking Lot 5)
Phone:
(949) 824-0607
Email:

Student-initiated effort promotiong equitable access to basic needs. Food panty providing free basic emergency food supplies, consulstative services, workshops and resource information.

Basic Needs / Financial, Food, Income Assistance, Health / Medical, Health Education
Updated: Nov 2018
Address:
111 Theory, Suite 200
Phone:
(949) 824-5208

Mental health care consultative services and support to resolve behavioral health issues. Primary crisis intervention resource to facilitate and coordinate appropriate resources. Time-limited case management for individual employees.

Complainint support and navigation services for employees who have or may desire to bring forth complaints of alleged conduct that violates UC policy on sexual violence and sexual harassment.

Addiction, Therapy/Counseling, Disability, Domestic Violence, Emergency / Safety, Sexual Assault, LGBTQ+, Mental Health / Therapy, Family & Children, Individual
Updated: Oct 2019
Address:
120 Aldrich Hall
Phone:
(949) 824-0246
Email:

Provides support and referral services to graduate students and post-doctoral scholars in personal distress or in need of academic counseling. Serves as a point of reference for faculty and staff in need of assistance in dealing with difficult student cases.

Academic, Advising/Counseling, Support
Updated: Dec 2018
Address:
G301 Student Center
Phone:
(949) 824-3277

Support, education and advocacy from an intersectional perspective regarding sexual orientation/attraction and gender identity. Dedicated to providing a safe and welcoming environment for UCI’s diverse lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex and ally communities. See the “Resources” drop-down menu on the website for resources including support groups, and local, national, health, and spiritual organization information.

LGBTQ+
Updated: Dec 2018
Address:
410 East Peltason Drive
Phone:
(949) 824-5223
Email:

UCI police department serving the Irvine campus and UCI Medical Center. Dispatch, patrol, investigations services for the campus. Safety escort by Community Service Officers (CSOs) available. Resources for emergency management preparation and safety reports.

Emergency / Safety, Sexual Assault, Police, Mental Health, Complainant Support Services
Updated: Nov 2019
Address:
501 Student Health
Phone:
(949) 824-5301 / Dental: (949) 824-5307 / Insurance: (949) 824-2388

Comprehensive outpatient clinic staffed with licensed primary care physicians, dentists, a physician assistant, registered nurse practitioners and registered nurses. Medical specialists from various disciplines including dermatology, orthopedics/sports medicine, gynecology, internal medicine, ENT, and psychiatry provide on-site consultation on a regular basis. Also offers basic radiology and clinical laboratory services, insurance consultation, on-site pharmacy, psychiatric services, eye clinic and dental clinic. Available to all registered UCI students. Students insured by UC SHIP (Student Health Insurance Plan) must be seen here first for referrals. For insurance plan and contact information, visit https://shc.uci.edu/insurance/.

Health / Medical, Dental, Insurance, Medication/Prescriptions, Pregnancy, Mental Health / Therapy, Individual
Updated: Dec 2018
Address:
501 Student Health
Phone:
(949) 824-5304

On-campus psychiatric services. Covered by and billed to the Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP). Mental or emotional illness or learning disorders that may benefit from psychiatric diagnosis and treatment include depression, eating disorders, bipolar disorder, panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, social phobia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, schizophrenia, posttraumatic stress disorder, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and personality disorders.

Health / Medical, Medication/Prescriptions, Mental Health / Therapy, Individual
Updated: Oct 2018

Summary of mental health counseling services available to students, faculty and staff.

Addiction, Therapy/Counseling, Domestic Violence, Emergency / Safety, Mental Health, LGBTQ+, Mental Health / Therapy, Consultation, Educational Materials, Family & Children, Individual, Outpatient Program, Support Groups
Updated: Dec 2018
TAO logo

Free online behavioral health self-help modules.

Mental Health / Therapy, Addiction, Educational Materials, Individual
Updated: Nov 2019

Each academic unit has specialized counselors available to address student questions concerning classes, changing or declaring a major, graduation requirements and other similar concerns.

Academic, Advising/Counseling
Updated: Oct 2018
Address:
G308 Student Center
Phone:
(949) 824-5181
Email:

Responsible for ensuring that students comply with and understand University policies related to academic integrity and student conduct. In charge of reviewing investigation reports, determining policy violations and disciplinary sanctions and handling appeals. Information on policy, submitting violation reporting forms, and processes for violations.

Updated: Oct 2018
Address:
354 Aldrich Hall
Phone:
(949) 824-7175
Email:
Complainant Support Services
Updated: Nov 2019
Anteater Express logo

Shuttles run on-campus throughout the day and evening. Free to students and staff with UCI ID card. See website and phone apps for routes and ride times.

Basic Needs / Financial, Transportation
Updated: Jan 2019
Phone:
(949) 824-4976

Call, chat, email or drop by to ask a librarian for help finding information and beginning your research. Virtually any question, always expert answers.

Academic, Support, Tutoring
Updated: Oct 2018
Address:
101 Aldrich Hall
Phone:
(949) 824-2455
Email:

For all services related to student billing, including ZOT Accounts, late fees, financial holds, past-due balance, payment arrangements (PACE Payment Plan), refunds, written-off balance, and collections.

Income Assistance
Updated: Oct 2018
UCI Division of Career pathways logo
Phone:
(949) 824‑6881
Email:

Division of Career Pathways’s FAQ page for campus jobs and link to Handshake, UCI’s job search site.

Career/Job Development
Updated: Jun 2019
Address:
Anteater Recreation Center
680 California Avenue
Phone:
(949) 824-5346

The Anteater Recreation Center offers many opportunities to learn and participate in recreational activities. Aside from its impressive gym facilities and many group fitness classes already available to all currently enrolled students, the ARC also offers additional, convenient services for additional fees, such as personal training; fitness testing; classes like cooking, swim, yoga, CPR, dance, martial arts, sailing, SCUBA, and surfing; and private lessons in tennis, golf or swim. Campus Recreation also oversees the campus’ club sports and intramurals teams.

Health / Medical, Fitness, Health Education
Updated: Oct 2018
Campuswide Honors Program logo
Address:
1200 Student Services II
Phone:
(949) 824-5461

Honors program with goal to increase the rigor and opportunity for a challenging experience at UCI through special opportunities, including research, activities with faculty, studying abroad, mentoring and other diverse experiences. Includes personalized one-on-one honors academic advising. Must apply for the program.

Academic, Support, Tutoring
Updated: Jan 2019
UCI Division of Career pathways logo
Address:
100 Student Services I
Phone:
(949) 824-6881

Career decision-making and career planning. Individual career counseling, workshops, career programs, fairs, employment opportunities and graduate and professional school information.

Career/Job Development
Updated: Oct 2018
Address:
501 Adobe Circle Road
Phone:
(949) 824-2100

Child care services for children of students, staff and faculty. Subsidized care may be available to qualifying UCI students.

Full-day programs available to children of students, staff and faculty:

  • Infant Toddler Center (age 3-36 months)
  • Children’s Center (age 2.5 to kindergarten)
  • Extended Day Center (age 5-12 years)

Programs open to community (priority given to students, staff and faculty)

  • Early Childhood Education Center (full-day program, age 2 to kindergarten)
  • Verano Preschool (half-day program, age 2.5 to kindergarten)
Basic Needs / Financial, Child Care
Updated: Oct 2018
Child Development School top website banner
Address:
19722 Macarthur Boulevard, Irvine
Phone:
(949) 824-1800

Clinic, outpatient services, specialized school and support groups for parents of children with ADHD, behavioral issues or other learning difficulties.

Child Care, Mental Health / Therapy, Family & Children
Updated: Jan 2019
UCI Division of Continuing Education
Address:
510 East Peltason Drive
Phone:
(949) 824-5414

Certificates and specialized studies programs on campus and online for working professionals seeking career advancement and personal enrichment.

Career/Job Development
Updated: Jun 2019
Address:
Cross-Cultural Center
Phone:
(949) 824-7215

Multicultural center offering a friendly atmosphere, supportive environment and opportunities for students to be involved in campus activities and programs to celebrate the cultural diversity of the university's student body. Meeting space and “home” for 40+ affiliated student organizations. At its core, the Cross-Cultural Center endeavors to promote the education and celebration of a "multicultural sensibility" as we evolve within a global world.

CCC student umbrella organizations include the Black Student Union (BSU), Alyansa ng mga Kababayan, American Indian Student Association (AISA), Asian Pacific Student Association (APSA) and Movimiento Estudiantil Chican@ de Aztlan (MEChA).

Academic, Support
Updated: Oct 2018
Address:
Human Resources
111 Theory, Suite 200
Phone:
(949) 824-5210

Information on UCI disability plans (short-term, supplemental and UCRP) and procedures, used in conjunction with state-mandated Workers' Compensation and Social Security plans to create a comprehensive safety net to protect employees from loss of wages over the course of their disability period.

Basic Needs / Financial, Income Assistance, Disability
Updated: Sep 2019
Address:
103 Multipurpose Science & Technology Building
Phone:
(949) 824-5594
Email:

Responsible for University compliance with federal and state laws and UC policies and procedures regarding discrimination, retaliation, sexual harassment and sex offenses. OEOD works to promote and integrate the principles of equal opportunity, affirmative action, nondiscrimination and inclusive excellence at UCI.

Emergency / Safety, Sexual Assault, Complainant Support Services, Domestic Violence, Disability
Updated: Feb 2020
Address:
Anteater Learning Pavilion / Langson Library / Middle Earth / Mesa Court
Phone:
(949) 824-8949
Email:

Undergraduate students can bring their writing or research assignment, paper draft, or completed paper needing revision to one the four campus locations during designated hours Weeks 2-10. Walk-in tutoring consultations and writing feedback by trained peer tutors, on a first-come, first-served basis.

Academic, Tutoring
Updated: Oct 2018
Address:
102 Aldrich Hall
Phone:
(949) 824-8262

Financial aid office serving prospective, undergraduate, graduate, teacher education, School of Business, School of Law and School of Medicine students. Counselors can provide assistance during the application process.

Basic Needs / Financial, Income Assistance
Updated: Nov 2018
Address:
3100 Gateway Study Center
Phone:
(949) 824-3849
Email:

Academic and professional support for graduate students and post-doctoral scholars. Offers workshops, certificate program and academic courses designed to support professional development, writing support, communication, preparation of grant and fellowship funding applications, wellness, work-life balance and mentoring.

Career/Job Development, Academic, Support, Advising/Counseling
Updated: Mar 2020
Address:
120 Aldrich Hall
Phone:
(949) 824-4611
Email:

Academic, fellowship, research, social and logistic resources for graduate students and post-doctoral scholars.

Academic, Support
Updated: Oct 2018
Address:
Human Resources
111 Theory, Suite 200
Phone:
(949) 824-5210
Email:

Consulting, training and administrative service to faculty, staff, retirees, and campus schools and departments in the area of health and welfare programs.

Health / Medical, Insurance
Updated: May 2019

Human Resources Conflict Resolution Services

Address:
Human Resources
111 Theory, Suite 200
Phone:
(949) 824-8355

Confidential service available to staff and faculty who wish to discuss work-related concerns. Director: Njeeri Wa Ngugi.

Updated: May 2019
Address:
Human Resources
111 Theory, Suite 200
Phone:
(949) 824-9065
Email:

Confidential assistance with resolving health plan issues related to coverage, patient rights and coordination of benefits.

Health / Medical, Insurance
Updated: Sep 2019
Address:
G302 Student Center
Phone:
(949) 824-7249

Counsels and assists international students, faculty, researchers, staff and scholars with immigration, orientation, employment and adjustment needs during their stay at UCI. Offers information on maintaining status as an F-1 nonimmigrant student and J-1 exchange visitor student.

Academic, Support
Updated: Oct 2018
Phone:
(949) 824-6451

Individual and group tutoring on any subject area, scheduled and drop-in writing assistance and workshops and classes on various topics in order to improve student academic performance. Some services are free while others have a fee.

Academic, Tutoring
Updated: Oct 2018
Person holding a University Pass
Address:
200 Public Services Building
Phone:
(949) 824-7275

UCI students and campus employees are eligible for a discounted OC Bus annual pass. One-time fee of $169 for unlimited use through June 30. (80% discount over monthly passes.)

Basic Needs / Financial, Transportation
Updated: Jan 2019
Address:
205 Multipurpose Science & Technology Building
Phone:
(949) 824-7256

Safe and comfortable environment to confidentially discuss complaints, concerns or problems and explore options to make informed decisions. Alternate channel for neutral and informal dispute resolution services. Available to all UCI students, faculty and staff. Does not have any authority to make decisions or enact policy. Voluntary resource independent of the University.

Complainant Support Services, Academic, Support
Updated: Nov 2019

Organized list of parent resources by UniversityParent.com.

Academic, Support
Updated: Oct 2018
Address:
256 Aldrich Hall
Phone:
(949) 824-2367

Student-to-student academic-unit specific counseling.

Academic, Advising/Counseling
Updated: Oct 2018
Phone:
(949) 824-0177
Email:

Campus services for students accused of sexual violence, sexual assault, sexual harassment, dating/domestic violence or stalking, housed within the Office of the Campus Social Worker.

Academic, Support
Updated: Jan 2020
Student Housing logo
Address:
G458 Student Center
Phone:
(949) 824-6811
Email:

Freshmen residence halls, academic and Greek theme houses, undergraduate apartments and graduate apartments.

Basic Needs / Financial, Housing
Updated: Jan 2019
Address:
106 Gateway Study Center
Phone:
(949) 824-5762
Email:

Supportive environment that serves as a bridge to information, resources and services to promote academic success, and provides leadership and engagement opportunities through student-initiated outreach and retention projects. Support includes academic consultation, peer support, meeting and study space, and mental wellness and academic workshops and programming.

Academic, Support
Updated: Oct 2018
Address:
2100 Student Services II
Phone:
(949) 824-6234
Email:

Academic support program and learning community assisting with the university transition for low-income students, first-generation students, undocumented students, former foster youth, transfer students, adult-learners, students with dependents and students with disabilities. Empowers students to be productive and engaged in their academic careers and personal endeavors, and to thrive and succeed at UCI and beyond.

Academic, Advising/Counseling, Support
Updated: Oct 2018
Student Wellness & Health Promotion logo
Address:
G319 Student Center
Phone:
(949) 824-9355

Educational services helping students to make informed, empowered decisions to promote their individual health and wellness. Services include consultations on the topics of alcohol, tobacco, other drugs, sexual health, nutrition, mental health awareness and wellness. Free, anonymous and confidential HIV testing. Free condoms.

Addiction, Educational Materials, Health / Medical, Health Education
Updated: Oct 2019
Address:
2200 Student Services II
Phone:
(949) 824-1142
Email:

The Transfer Student Center (TSC) works with new and returning transfer students to facilitate their transition and overall success at UCI by directing them to appropriate campus programs and services, organizing weekly workshops, providing formal and informal mentoring, and offering a space for study.

Academic, Advising/Counseling, Support
Updated: Oct 2018
Address:
200 Public Services Building
Phone:
(949) 824-7275

UC Irvine’s parking office. Includes sustainable transportation information on carpooling, vanpooling, UCI Medical Center shuttle, commute by train, OC Bus University Pass and Zipcar.

Basic Needs / Financial, Transportation
Updated: Oct 2018
Address:
Human Resources, Irvine
111 Theory, Suite 200
Phone:
(949) 824-5210
Email:

Provides financial assistance for campus and UCIMC staff members experiencing an immediate, severe, temporary financial situation due to emergency or unforeseen or unavoidable event. Assists with immediate, essential expenses by providing a one-time distribution of funds up to a maximum of $500. Available to active, unrepresented, non-probationary, full or part-time staff in good standing, based on need and eligibility criteria.

Basic Needs / Financial, Child Care, Clothing, Food, Income Assistance, Rental/Utility Assistance, Transportation
Updated: Jan 2019
Address:
G306 Student Center
Phone:
(949) 824-3500

Provides resources and programs to assist veterans in navigating their transition to civilian and student life, including assistance in obtaining educational benefits, and submitting entitlement requests.

Academic, Support
Updated: Oct 2018
Address:
Human Resources
111 Theory, Suite 200
Phone:
(949) 824-5429

Information on Human Resources wellness programming for faculty, staff and retirees with the goal of supporting employees in achieving a more balanced and healthy lifestyle both at work and at home. Programming includes annual health screenings, fairs, workshops, upcoming EAP and Fidelity webinars, health programs and challenges, and other events. Find helpful Programs/Challenges and Workshops/Webinars under the "Programs & Events" menu.

Income Assistance, Health / Medical, Fitness, Health Education, Mental Health / Therapy, Educational Materials, Seniors
Updated: Sep 2019
Address:
Parking lot of UCI Anaheim Family Health Center, Anaheim
300 West Carl Karcher Way
Email:

In collaboration with the Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County, the UCI Mobile Food Pantry gives away fresh fruits and vegetables on the first Saturday of each month at 9:00AM-11:00AM (Santa Ana) and the third Friday of each month at 4:00PM-9:00PM (Anaheim).

Basic Needs / Financial, Food
Updated: Oct 2018
Address:
Parking lot of UCI Health Family Health Center, Santa Ana
800 North Main Street
Email:

In collaboration with the Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County, the UCI Mobile Food Pantry gives away fresh fruits and vegetables on the first Saturday of each month at 9:00AM-11:00AM (Santa Ana) and the third Friday of each month at 4:00PM-9:00PM (Anaheim).

Basic Needs / Financial, Food
Updated: Oct 2018
Address:
Meeting location: 4210 Natural Sciences II

Daily meetings on campus. Monday-Friday 12:00PM-1:00PM.

Addiction, Meetings/Support, Mental Health / Therapy, Support Groups
Updated: Feb 2019
Children sitting on a University Montessori sign
Address:
101 Russell Place, Irvine
Phone:
(949) 854-6030

Montessori school located in University Hills. Priority placement to staff, faculty and students. Other locations in University Park, West Park and Northwood Point neighborhoods.

Basic Needs / Financial, Child Care
Updated: Jan 2019
MH Services Community Provider Database logo
Email:

Mental health providers on campus maintain a database of community providers (psychotherapists, psychiatrists and community clinics) who can provide services to our students. You can apply to be part of our referral database by creating an account and completing an application. Please allow approximately 30 minutes to complete the form in full; there is no option to save in-progress.

Therapists on our list must meet minimal qualifications, including having active California licensure (i.e., clinical psychology, MFT or LCSW) and proof of malpractice insurance. Submission of your information does not guarantee inclusion on our database. Submissions must be reviewed and approved by the Campus Social Worker.

Addiction, Therapy/Counseling, Domestic Violence, LGBTQ+, Mental Health / Therapy, Educational Materials, Family & Children, Individual, Inpatient Treatment, Outpatient Program, Support Groups
Updated: Dec 2018