You're not alone; we're here to help.

College students may encounter obstacles that interfere with their academics and relationships. Mayville State University offers free and confidential counseling services to our students. Counseling services are provided in such areas as:

• Personal development and mental health.
• Coping with conflict.
• Improving self-understanding and interpersonal relationships.
• Time management.
• Developing realistic career plans.

If you are concerned about yourself or someone you care about, contact Mayville State University Counseling Services. Appointments can be made by stopping by the Career and Counseling Services office in CB 115, by calling 701-788-4772, or through e-mail at Referrals to professional counseling services off campus are also available as needed.


Alcohol Tobacco & Other Drug Committee (ATOD)

Mission: To reduce substance abuse and related negative health and safety consequences among MSU students through the development and coordination of assessment-based prevention efforts, the promotion of college and community environmental factors that support health and safe norms and collaboration in campus and community partnerships.


  • To provide an environment with numerous and varied alcohol-free options
  • To create a social, academic, and residential environment that supports health-promoting norms.
  •  To promote an environment where alcohol consumption is restricted
  •   To promote an environment where alcohol promotion and marketing is restricted


  •  Increase Student Involvement in Prevention Efforts
  •  Develop consistency in ATOD Marketing of Information
  •  Continue/Increase Weekend Activities on Campus
  •  Create and Implement Training for Staff and Faculty on Alcohol Issues
  •  Increase Coordination and Communication with Enforcement Agencies


Anger Resources
American Psychological Association
Anger Self Test


Resources for Dealing with Anxiety, Stress and Traumatic Events

Information from the National Institutes of Health


Depression Resources

Web MD Depression Information
A detailed booklet that describes Depression symptoms, causes and treatments with information on getting help and coping.
Information from the Mayo Clinic


Resources for Dealing with Eating Disorders
National Eating Disorders Association Web site
A detailed booklet that describes the different types of eating disorders, symptoms and treatments.


Resources for Family & Childhood Issues
Adult Children of Alcoholics
University of Alabama Resource Links


Grief Resources
Coping with Grief and Loss
National Mental Health Association Link
Hospice of the Red River Valley


Money Management Resources
National Endowment for Financial Education


Resources for Relationships


Sexual Assault & Harassment Resources
Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network
National Center for Victim of Crime


Sleep Improvement Resources
Guide to Managing Sleep Problems and Disorders
Web MD Information on Sleep Disorders
National Sleep Foundation


Study Skills, Test Taking and Time Management
Penn State University Learning Resources Link


Suicide Prevention and Awareness Resources
Suicide Prevention, Awareness and Support
Mental Health America Fact Sheet
National Institute of Health