Counseling Services

Questions? Contact Us.

Counseling Services
Stickney Hall, Room 119

Call 701-502-4413

Crisis Line: First Link 211

National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 988

Dickinson State University Counseling and Health Services supports the mental health needs and concerns of students and contributes to the overall academic mission of DSU. We are committed to the well-being and success of our diverse student population.

Our goal is to empower you and advocate for your mental health needs. We offer:

  • supportive counseling
  • confidential consultation
  • crisis intervention
  • case management
  • referrals to appropriate agencies
  • educational programming


EXCEPTIONS to confidentiality include:

  • The counselor determines you are a threat to yourself or another person.
  • There is suspected or actual abuse or neglect of a child, an elderly person, or a person with a disability.
  • There is a medical emergency.
  • Records are subpoenaed by a court of law.

Schedule an appointment

You can schedule an appointment here in Starfish or by sending an emailing us.

Emergency Mental Health Resources

  • Emergency 911 for medical emergencies
  • National Suicide Hotline 988
  • For more information call 211 or visit

Alcoholics Anonymous 701-264-7552

Narcotics Anonymous 800-494-8381

Student Health Services 701-502-4415

Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Center 701-225-4506

Community Action Partnership 701-227-0131

Poison Control 800-222-1222

St. Alexius Hospital and Health Center 701-456-4000

Sanford Health Clinic 701-456-6000

Sanford Walk-in Clinic 701-456-6111

Southwestern District Health Unit 701-483-0171

Amen Food Pantry 701-483-4344

Community Action  701-227-0131

House of Manna 701-483-5733

Roughrider North Human Service Zone 701-456-7675

Contact any of the following for immediate assistance:

Local Police by dialing 911 if you are experiencing an emergency situation

Local Police non-emergency line 701-456-7759, 24/7

Campus Safety 701-290-1068

Campus Title IX Coordinator 701-502-2081

Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Center 701-225-4506

Campus Health Services 701-502-4415

Veterans Administration 701-232-3241

Dickinson VA Clinic 701-483-1850

Veterans Crisis Line (National) 800-273-8255

Office Hours

8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (The clinic is closed all legal holidays and campus closings.)

Alcohol Education Module

Instructions to Complete eCHECKUP TO GO Online Alcohol Education Module

  1. Log in to eCHECKUP TO GO.
  2. Watch the introductory video from Dr. Richard Meyer.
  3. Click the I have not completed the eCHECKUP TO GO previously button.
  4. You'll get a confidential ID number.
  5. Claim the ID number and click Begin.
  6. Complete the module. You must answer all questions in each section to move to the next section. Please answer each question truthfully.
  7. When you've completed the module, please print out a copy of the certificate. The certificate is the only way to verify you have completed the module.
  8. You can email a scanned copy of the certificate to

Note: Normal completion time for the module ranges from 30 minutes to 3 hours. Please take your time completing the module by answering all questions honestly and truthfully.