Peer Support Centre

University of Alberta Students' Union


Description
Offers supportive listening and resource way-finding to the University of Alberta community.

Service offers:

  • a confidential place to talk about both academic and personal issues
  • support with topics such as exam / academic stress, suicidal thoughts, grief or loss, and unhealthy or abusive relationships

Includes:

  • information
  • emotional support
  • referrals
  • crisis intervention

Key Provider: trained volunteers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • University of Alberta students and staff
 
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • visit website for instructions on how to book a virtual or in-person appointment
  • drop-ins are also available during operating hours

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-492-4268
Fax
780-492-7267
Web Site
http://www.su.ualberta.ca/services/psc
Email
psc@su.ualberta.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: Yes,

All undergraduate students at the University of Alberta are members.




Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: Yes - Includes: 
  • ramp access into building
  • elevator access to different floors
  • accessible parking
  • automatic doors
  • accessible washrooms
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
January 24, 2023
Address
8900 114 Street
Edmonton, AB, T6G 2J7
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Hours of Operation

Fall / winter term (September to April) hours are:

  • Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Spring / summer term (May to August) hours are:

  • Monday to Friday at 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (by appointment only)

Availability is dependent on volunteer capacity. Closed statutory holidays. Hours vary during exams. Contact for details.