Counseling Center

Substance Abuse Services

A purple graphic that says "Substance Abuse Treatment" across the top then below that is a pink brain on the left side next to a quote on the right side that says "Recovery is not a race. You don't have to feel guilty if it takes you longer than you thought it would." Then at the bottom it says Access Evaluations and Education: (319) 252-4631


Access Evaluations and Education, an off-campus state certified organization, provides on-campus substance abuse services. They also provide off-campus services as well. The mission of Access is " provide prompt, thorough, objective, and professional services using a non-judgemental, compassionate approach while collaborating with other entities if needed to provide the best possible outcome for our clients". For more information, please visit


Access provides substance abuse services on campus, including consultations regarding drug/alcohol related concerns as well as private substance use evaluations and sessions for those who need to comply with any academic or legal issues. Their off-campus services include OWI classes, OWI evaluations, .05 education, and individual therapy. 


Wednesdays (on-campus); Other days (off-campus)


UNI Counseling Center (Wednesdays); 3640 Canterbury Court Waterloo, IA (Other Days)


To schedule an appointment, please call (319) 252-4631. If interested in on-campus services, say you would like to schedule an appointment for when they are at UNI. If you are interested in off-campus services, you can schedule for whenver works best for you.



After Hours Crisis/Emergency

In case of immediate danger: Call 911 or go to the nearest hospital emergency room.

For urgent situations outside of office hours: Call the Counseling Center at (319) 273-2676 and press 2 to speak to a crisis counselor.

Statewide Crisis Line:

National Suicide Hotline:
1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)