Palo Alto College provides mental health counseling services free of charge to enrolled students. Licensed personal counselors and counselor student interns are available to provide free short-term or crisis counseling. If you believe that you need long-term help, you will be referred to the appropriate external resources.
For assistance with other student resources like financial aid, advising, and registration, please follow this link to Student Resources.
If you need information about community resources such as childcare, financial assistance for college, medical or dental care, legal assistance, and assistance for military families, you can access the online Community Resource Guide or come in to the office location listed in the academic catalog. All resources listed are free or low-cost and are available in Bexar and surrounding counties.
Students are encouraged to speak with a counselor to develop strategies that will promote academic and personal success.