Wellness Support

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

  • The UCLA Samueli School of Engineering continues to partner with Counseling and
    Psychological Services (CAPS) to offer free, confidential, brief support for
    students within the School of Engineering.

    click here – Engineering & CAPS flyer

    Students are encouraged to call CAPS and schedule an appointment for their Engineering Drop-in visits. Alternatively, they can show up to the Zoom/in-person meeting room during the Drop-In hours without a pre-scheduled appointment and be seen on a first come, first served basis

    CAPS Engineering Drop-In hours are back starting this week, from week 5-10. The hours are:

    • Wednesdays, 10-12pm, Virtual Only
      • Zoom Meeting ID is 933 5983 1572,  Passcode is 327050
    • Fridays, 1-3pm, In-person Only
      • at Boelter Hall, 6288-G

    Additional Wellness Support:

The RISE Center
A wellness hub for all students, faculty, and staff who want to find encouragement through mindfulness and resiliency. This hub is called Resilience in the Student Experience (RISE) and is located on campus, downstairs at Lu Valle Commons room B-01. RISE serves as a physical extension of CAPS, and as part of its programming, RISE offers meditations, yoga, peer coaching, and other mind-body modalities.

Dashew Services for International Students

The GRIT Coaching ProgramSign up for a GRIT Peer Coach! If you’re looking to focus on your holistic well-being and personal development this year, join GRIT! GRIT stands for guidance, resilience, integrity, and transformation.  Undergraduate students can can enroll at any time during the academic year to receive one-on-one support from trained peer coaches. Topics of focus during individualized coaching sessions include stress/time management, effective communication skills, meditation/mindfulness, cultural humility, goal setting, comprehensive campus resource referrals and much more! Our goal is to empower students to discover their true thriving potential and ultimately give back to the greater UCLA campus community. Explore our site for more info!

 WAZO CONNECT Peer Mentorship Program
Wazo Connect is a peer mentorship program for students who are feeling lonely, stressed or overwhelmed who prefer a more informal support system. Mentors are trained by CAPS, CARE, GRIT, LGBTQ+ Center and Psychology professors. Mentors meet with mentees weekly/bi-weekly and can accompany them to important appointments and meetings if requested.  Interested students can sign up to get a peer mentor from the website: https://www.wazoconnect.com/jointhefam For more information please visit our website www.wazoconnect.com or our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/wazoconnect/.

Additional  Support Services