When students start college there are many adjustments to make. College can be, and often is, quite challenging; count on it and plan for it. During this time of transition, and throughout college, there are several offices on campus that can offer students assistance.
Students are encouraged to plan ahead and to coordinate the services they will need prior to arriving on campus. We encourage students to do all they can, in advance, to plan for success.
In particular, the staff of Counseling Services and Disability Support Services are happy to provide students with support throughout their career at R-MC. Sometimes it helps to know there is a safe place and a safe person to consult with, as students seek to address the challenges they encounter during college.
Familiarize yourself with campus resources prior to coming to campus. The following are excellent resources for students to take advantage of:
These guidelines are offered to help students who either have had past mental health concerns, or who currently are dealing with mental health challenges, while preparing for the transition to college: