Student Ombuds Services
The Ombuds Office offers a safe place for students to receive assistance in resolving any university related issue, concern, conflict or complaint. All communications with the office are strictly confidential, informal, impartial and independent.
Ombuds Office Information:
Location: Kennedy Library, Room 113
Hours: Walk-in Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to noon, or by appointment
Counseling Services offers free, confidential services to all enrolled students through hands-on workshops; individual, couples and group therapy; crisis intervention; consultations with parents, faculty, staff; and mental health trainings. It is staffed by licensed mental health professionals with graduate degrees in clinical and counseling psychology.
Location: Health Center (No. 27), Room 135
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (Wednesdays: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.)
For Immediate Crisis Care and Support
During normal business hours:
After normal business hours:
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
The EAP is here to help faculty, staff and their household members with personal and workplace challenges. This program provides individual assessment and referral, solution-oriented personal issue resolution, face-to-face counseling, life management services, and other resources aimed at assisting members with a variety of issues.
EAP Phone: 800-367-7474 for assistance 24/7
EAP Website: https://www.mylifematters.com/ (company password: calpoly)
HR Location: Administration Building (No. 1), Room 110
HR Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
HR Email: email@example.com
HR Phone: 805-756-2236
To inspire further discussion and a network of support, we are hosting a variety of events during April and May. These events and activities will be hosted throughout campus to spark conversations about the experiences of the campus community, to create supportive spaces for people to take the survey, or to debrief and reflect. Participation is free and open to all.
CPX Activation Booths
Stop by one of the CPX Activation Booths to dialogue about your Cal Poly experience with peers, take the survey, receive self-care resources, and pick up some free food and swag.
CPX Hang-Out Events
Engage in conversations about the various Cal Poly experiences across campus with other students, faculty and staff in a comfortable, safe environment while enjoying free food.