During the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, UNBC Counselling Services will continue to operate during regular hours (Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm - closed for lunch 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm). However, our office is closed to the public and appointments can be booked via telephone at 250-960-6369.

If you have a booked appointment, your counsellor will call you at the time of your appointment. If you have any concerns please do not hesitate to call our office.

Counselling Centre Staff

Hours of operation: Monday to Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm (closed for lunch 12:00 - 1:00 pm)
Room: 5-196
Phone: 250-960-6369


How to access counselling at UNBC

  1. Call the Counselling Centre to setup an intake appointment.
  2. A counsellor will then meet with you over the phone.
  3. At the end of your appointment you will be assigned a UNBC counsellor to provide ongoing support.

Individual counselling

Individual counselling is a one-on-one session based on the client’s specific needs and goals. The duration of these sessions are approximately 50 minutes.


Group counselling

Group counselling is a form of therapy led by counselling facilitators where a small group of people meet regularly to interact and explore common issues they share with each other.


Counselling orientation