Maynooth University Counselling Service 

In line with Government advice the Counselling Service is open for Telephone and Online appointments.

The Counselling Service is a professional, confidential service, which is available to all registered students of the University and is provided free of charge. The Service offers one-to-one counselling and support on a wide range of psychological and mental health issues, as well as academic, family and social concerns, any of which may impact on your personal health and well-being or academic performance.

We are here to support you. If you are experiencing any difficulties, please link in with us.  It can be helpful to talk with someone in a confidential way about your worries and concerns.


Telephone and Online appointments are available.

All sessions with the Service are by appointment only. There is no facility to drop into the Service without an appointment. Please contact Reception for assistance.

How to contact us

If you would like to make an appointment please call us on 01-708 3554 / 087-3728137 during office hours; 09.00-13.00 and 14.00-17.00 Monday to Friday.

A phone call or a Request a Call-back will link you in with the Service straight away.

You can confirm/cancel your appointment here

Online Resources

While you are waiting for an appointment please feel free to ....

  • Attend any of our upcoming workshops - check out our Workshop page 
  • Download any of our Self-Help Resources - check out our Resources page 
  • Read any of our Blog topics - check out our Blog 
  • If you need support outside of our office hours please contact the 24hr Crisis Text Line - just text MU to 50808 for free anonymous text support with a trained volunteer.

Service Protocols

Please stay safe and take care.

Best wishes,
The Counselling Team