Feeling stressed?
Having trouble coping with school and other responsibilities?
Feeling depressed?
Having crying spells?
Drinking alcohol in excess or using drugs?

Kelly Lowly and Heidi Seals, crisis counselors and clinical therapists with FHN Family Counseling Center, are available to talk with you privately and confidentially at no cost.

Kelly Lowy is available Tuesday evenings from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Heidi Seals, LCPC is available Wednesday mornings from 8:30 a.m. to noon.

A sexual assault counselor from VOICES provides confidential services and help to access on and off-campus assistance. Christa Smith is on campus Mondays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Counseling Center is located in Room M106 in the Marvin-Burt Liberal Arts Center M-106 (inside the Success Center). Walk-ins are welcome or call 815.599.3654. Please feel free to email

Students are welcome to attend a drop-in support group, Coping Through College on Wednesdays from noon to 1 p.m. in Room M-122 in Building M. The group is facilitated by a counselor, Heidi Seals.

If an urgent situation arises and Kelly, Heidi or Christa are not on campus, please continue to contact Liz Gerber at 815.599.3531 or Mark Jansen at 815.599.3455.

For additional information, please see the list of campus contacts.

Academic and Conduct Referral Form

Highland Community College believes in developing a supportive community of learners. We encourage faculty, staff, students, and members of the college community to alert us to academic and conduct concerns. This referral form provides a convenient tool for reporting early academic issues, behavioral concerns, and academic integrity issues.

Your referral will be automatically routed to the appropriate responder and will help us provide more timely intervention services.

Highland Campus

2998 W. Pearl City Rd. Freeport, IL 61032