Students walk by Old Main in early evening. #

Offices & Services > Office of Student Development > Health & Counseling Center > Counseling Services

Counseling Services FAQ


Counseling Center

Furrow Hall

175 West Knox Street

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999



A view of the Gizmo patio from above.

What is counseling?

One of the primary goals of counseling is to help students address problem areas and to make effective changes.

Who is eligible for counseling?

All enrolled students at Knox are eligible.

What happens in counseling?

Your counselor will work with you to help identify different options available to bring about changes to resolve the presenting problem. The role of the counselor is to help clarify the issues, not to give advice.

Is counseling confidential?

All counseling is held in the strictest confidence as permitted by law. The counseling record is separate from the academic record.

How much does counseling cost?

Counseling is free to Knox students.

How do I make an appointment?

Call 309-341-7492 and request to see a counselor or if you prefer, you can stop by Counseling Services to schedule an appointment.

Where is the Counseling Center located?

We are located in Furrow Hall at 175 W. Knox Street (south/back side of Furrow across from the soccer field). Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Knox College

Printed on Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Back to