Optometry Student Counseling Services
Counseling Services are offered to students experiencing difficulty of a non-academic nature, which can impact their ability to succeed in the professional program. A trained counselor is on staff at UIWRSO, who serves in a liaison function when available. Students can contact the UIWRSO Office of Student Affairs to facilitate referrals for community based counseling near the UIWRSO campus. Additionally, students may seek assistance through the UIW Counseling Services at the main campus.
UIW Counseling Services are located in the Watson Enrollment Center, Rm 216 at the main campus. The Counseling Services office hours are by appointment, Monday – Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The Counseling Services office number is 210-829-3126. Two full-time professional counselors and doctoral interns are present on a daily basis to assist students.