Help for Students

Bearcat Emergency Fund

The Bearcat Emergency Fund is designed to provide assistance to students with unexpected emergency expenses. Learn more at the link below.

University's Frequently Asked Questions

Learning Resources

For help with note taking, test strategies, and other resources, visit The Learning Commons website

Mental Health Resources through UC Counseling and Psychological Services

Therapy Assistance Online

Therapy Assistance Online (TAO) - TAO is an interactive, web-based self-help program that provides online and mobile tools to help you overcome the day to day challenges around stressors like anxiety, depression, or other concerns.

24/4 Phone Crisis Support

Students and members of the UC community concerned about students have access to care 24 hours a day 7 days a week. To speak with a crisis counselor you may call our direct number at 513-556-0648 and press 1, to speak with a counselor 24/7.

Same day non-crisis support

If you need to talk with someone today about a specific concern you can access a 30 minute single session consultation session focused on supporting you with what you need today. These appointments are available first come first serve by calling 513-556-0648. If we no longer have appointments available that day, please call the following day.

Additional Support

For additional resources and support, visit University Health Services website.

Financial Aid

Food Insecurity

Health Concerns/Questions

  • Ohio Department of Health COVID-19 Call Center - (1-833-427-5634) is available 9 am to 8 pm to answer COVID-19-related questions
  • UC Student Health Services


  • For a limited time, U-Haul is offering free storage to new customers with valid college ID's.

Internet Access

Charter is offering free access to Spectrum broadband and Wi-Fi for 60 days for students who don’t have internet.