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Counseling and Psychological Services

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Department Overview

In the interest of the well-being of our entire community, beginning Monday, March 23, CAPS will offer adjusted clinical services on a Zoom-based platform through the end of classes on Friday, May 1. Current CAPS clients will be invited to indicate a need for tele-consultation by a CAPS staff member via email. Students requesting an initial consultation may do so here

As always, CAPS On-Call is available for consultation 24 hours a day, every day of the year at 610-328-7768. In case of emergency, contact Public Safety at 610-328-8333 or dial 911.


Welcome to Swarthmore College’s Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS). Our mission is to promote students' well-being within a safe and confidential environment through a range of psychological support and consultation services. We provide individual and group counseling, assessment, consultation, and referral services to the Swarthmore community.

Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity

These values are at the core of our profession and the services we provide. The Counseling Center is dedicated to making our care accessible to all students, and our staff is committed to creating a safe, inclusive, and affirming environment that embraces the richness of our diverse community.