Mental and Physical Health
Columbus State does not offer students health insurance, but the information below may help in your search.
CSCC Counseling Services
Recognizing that in order to achieve equity in service provision, we must offer culturally relevant services, Columbus State's Counseling Services has partnered with Uwill, a teletherapy service with free access to a network of counselors. Through Uwill, students have access to counselors with a variety of specialties and life experiences, including racially minoritized and LGBTQ+ counselors. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more about Uwill.
Lutheran Social Services 211
Netcare Access Crisis Centers
To seek help for yourself or someone else, call the Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255. For the Veterans Crisis Line call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1. If you are hearing impaired, contact the Suicide Prevention Lifeline via TTY by dialing 1-800-799-4889. For crisis support text the keyword "4hope" to 741741 and expect a reply from a trained Crisis Counselor within five minutes.
TIP: QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) is a proven suicide prevention gatekeeper course that reduces suicidal behaviors and saves lives by providing innovative and practical skills to trainees. Columbus State will have on-site QPR Instructors available to offer at least one QPR Gatekeeper Training per month, free of charge for a limited time to students and employees with interest in participating. Click here for training dates.
College Recreation & Wellness
The College Recreation & Wellness center provides a variety of services to students to promote health and wellness by building a cohesive campus community, to further academic success through healthy lifestyle changes.
Lutheran Social Services – Faith Mission Health Center
Patients may seek medical assistance by scheduling an appointment by phone at (614) 224-6617, option 3. More information on LSS Faith Mission Health Center can be found by selecting the hyperlink above.
Medicaid benefits may be available to eligible applicants. Individuals may check their Medicaid eligibility HERE. Interested individuals may apply for Medicaid benefits HERE.
Free / Low Cost Clinics