Local Resources

Ashland University Resources

Ashland University Psychological Counseling Services
Room 244, Second Floor, Student Center
Available by appointment from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. To schedule an appointment, contact Dr. Oscar McKnight at omcknigh@ashland.edu. Closed Saturday and Sunday and restricted during summer semester.

Ashland University Student Health Center
First Floor, Student Center
Available by appointment from 10 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, to assist with medical needs. Available for walk-ins from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Monday through Friday. Closed Saturday and Sunday and during summer semester.

Ashland University Safety Services
First floor, Student Center
Available 24/7 to offer resources, support and safety escorts. Closed during summer semester.

Smetzer Counseling Center (Ashland Theological Seminary)
910 Center Street, Ashland, OH 44805
For appointments, contact Smetzer Counseling at 419-207-5558. Smetzer Counseling is open Tuesday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. by appointment.

Emotional Wellness Resources
Resources for issues related to substance abuse, sexual assault, mental health and suicide

App Resources

Ashland Healthy Mind App

Ashland University works with the Mental Health and Recovery Board of Ashland County to improve the lives of both Ashland University students and the community partners. Citizens of Ashland County can use the Ashland Healthy Mind App for easy access to mental health resources.

These resources include:

  • Information on counseling services
  • Access to groups and clubs where you can gain the support of like-minded individuals
  • Simple methods of relieving stress.
  • Inspirational quotes for the encouragement you need to stay positive.

The Ashland Healthy Mind app is free and easy to use. We encourage you to use it to help you live a healthier and happier life.

Download on App Store