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Student Counseling Services at the University of Mount Olive

The University of Mount Olive’s Counseling Services provides confidential, professional counseling for personal, emotional, and psychological problems that affect our students and their educational performance.

All of us have problems from time to time. When such problems begin to interfere with your daily performance of success in maintaining responsibilities, Counseling Services can help.

Schedule your counseling appointment today using the following contact information and be sure to browse through our FAQs below.

Contact Information

Pope Wellness Building
Counseling Services Suite
562 Henderson Street
Mount Olive, NC 28365

Phone: 919-658-7758
Referrals: 919-658-7888
Fax: 919-635-3778

Machelle Bass, LPC

Director of Counseling Services



Frequently Asked Questions


What kinds of issues may be addressed at Counseling Services?

  • Family problems
  • Stress
  • Substance abuse
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Emotional problems
  • College-related problems
  • Relationships
  • Phobias
  • Loss
  • And more


Who can use Counseling Services?

Counseling Services is provided for students at the University of Mount Olive and is based on voluntary participation through self-referral or staff/faculty referral. Counseling Services is never to be considered a replacement for resources already being utilized. All chronic concerns are referred to external resources.


How much does it cost?

The first three sessions are prepaid through the University of Mount Olive. If further counseling is recommended, the student will be referred to an external resource. If this external resource referral is refused, the student will be held responsible for any additional costs of future sessions through Counseling Services at the University of Mount Olive.


What are the office hours?

Hours for Counseling are available both on campus and at our off campus location at 1010 North Breazeale Avenue, Unit C, Mt Olive, NC 28365. The on campus hours are structured at the beginning of the semester to represent both day and evening hours. Walk-ins can be at either location, but setting up an appointment will assure you of less wait time. In addition to the posted office number, you may use 919-658-7500 to establish an appointment.


The University of Mount Olive offers a variety of activities, organizations and resources for our students. We are a private institution rooted in the liberal arts tradition with defining Christian values. The University, sponsored by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists, has locations in Mount Olive, New Bern, Wilmington, Goldsboro, Research Triangle Park, Washington and Jacksonville.