University Counseling Services (UCS) at American University of Sharjah provides psychological support to students, faculty, staff and their families as they pursue their personal goals, and to enhance the quality of each community member’s experience at AUS. We aim to support the healthy environment of the university by promoting positive mental health for the community through counseling, crisis intervention, consulting, assessment and referral that are responsive to the individual, cultural and demographic diversity of our community.
Your time at AUS represents a significant period of transition. Although transitions can be exciting, they also require change and adjustment, which can sometimes be difficult. University Counseling Services (UCS) offers comprehensive support to students to enhance their success at AUS. Our staff at UCS is dedicated to assisting students in their pursuit of academic and personal growth, helping them gain a better understanding and appreciation of themselves, and supporting them as they make important decisions about their lives.
Our services help students achieve their educational goals, learn the processes of problem-solving and decision-making, enhance their capacity for satisfying interpersonal relationships, define their career goals and maximize the ability for continued emotional growth beyond their educational experience.
The menu on the left provides more information about our counseling center and the services we provide.