Cornell University

Mental Health at Cornell

Resources for student & campus well-being

Mental Health at Cornell

This website is intended to support the mental health and well-being of Cornell University students, staff, and faculty with a wide range of resources. Our Mental Health Framework helps guide campus programming, services, systems, and strategies, and invites engagement from all members of the Cornell community.

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Fun In Ithaca

Boost your mental health by trying new things and meeting new people. There are lots of things to do in Ithaca – during the summer, and all year long!

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Summer Mental Health Support

Cornell Health offers individual and group counseling, consultation, and referals for undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in Ithaca. 

988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline

New National Suicide & Crisis Support

Call or text 988 anywhere in the U.S. to discuss suicidal thoughts, a mental health or substance use crisis, or any other kind of emotional distress.  

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For Graduate & Professional Students

Boundaries between work and life can be especially blurry for Graduate and Professional students. Learn about care and support resources.

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Campus Mental Health Framework

Cornell’s comprehensive Mental Health Framework includes every member of the community. It also served as the foundation for the campus Mental Health Review. 

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Reviewing Mental Health on Campus

Students who are working to implement recommendations from Cornell's Mental Health Review talk about their experiences.