Counseling Services

Monmouth College is committed to supporting students’ mental well-being and helping students succeed.

We’re here for you

The College is excited to partnered with TimelyCare, at no cost to students, to provide inclusive virtual mental health counseling and additional medical care. TimelyCare is committed to ensuring quality, on-demand, equitable access to care that is diverse and culturally responsive. 

TimelyCare embodies diversity in race, ethnicity, gender identity and expression, age, religion and worldview, language, health, ability, sexual orientation, socioeconomic and immigration status.

If you or someone you know has a mental health emergency on campus:

CRISIS. Students facing a crisis should contact Campus Safety at 309-457-3456 or the Monmouth City Police at 911. Other assistance is available at 988 (the Suicide and Crisis Lifeline number), The National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-TALK, and the local Bridgeway Crisis Hotline at 800-322-7143.

LOCAL RESOURCES. If you would like to be connected to additional local resources, contact Dean Michelle Merritt. For more information about health and wellness, please visit our Health & Wellness pages. 

One student writes: “Thank you for helping me get through so much this year! It means a lot to have someone here who truly cares about making me a happier and healthier person.”