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We recognize that uncertainty and change can be difficult and can cause a great deal of stress and anxiety. We encourage you to practice self-care as well as care for your loved ones and your neighbors.

In case of a mental health emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.

Campus Ministry​

  • Campus Ministry staff are available for virtual pastoral care and spiritual companionship.
  • Fr. Stan is available to talk with any faculty member, staff member or student who would like to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation or for spiritual counsel. Please contact Fr. Stan at or Fr. Bob at for appointments.

Counseling, Health and Wellness Services

  • Counseling services are availlable to our community. If you would like to set up an appointment, you can email the office at
  • For urgent needs, please contact Campus Safety at (616) 632-2462 for assistance in contacting the Counselor On-Call.
  • In-person and telehealth sessions may be available. For more information please call 616-632-2905.

Employee Assistance Center (EAC)

  • EAC provides confidential counseling and services to Aquinas employees and their families. Please refer to the information posted on the Human Resources page of Acorn to contact EAC and schedule a phone appointment.

Other Resources

  • 24/7 Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) and the Crisis Text Lin (Text HELLO to 741741).
  • The Campus Connection page on Acorn has helpful resources and information about the following topics:
    • Entertainment for kids
    • Emotional support
    • Stress management
    • Working from home
    • Self-care
    • Meal ideas and supporting local businesses