Counseling Center

About Us

Bellarmine University Counseling Center provides short term mental health services including personal counseling, group counseling, psychological assessment, consultation, and referrals. Services are free and confidential for all currently enrolled Bellarmine University students.

Contact Us

  • Phone: 502.272.8480
  • Hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  •  2120 Newburg Road (Nolen C. Allen Hall), Suite 403


If you are in a mental health emergency during standard hours of operation (Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.), contact the Counseling Center at 502.272.8480 or Campus Safety at 502.272.7777. 

If you should experience a mental health emergency after normal office hours or during the weekend, contact Campus Security at 502.272.7777. Campus Security will notify one of our counselors who can assist with the situation. You may also contact the Seven Counties Crisis Line at 502.589.4313 or call 911.


All personal counseling services and medical records are strictly confidential. There are some limitation to confidentiality as mandated by law or professional ethical code. Your counselor can explain those limitations.

Questions, comments or concerns

Please contact Dr. Gary Petiprin by email gpetiprin@bellarmine.edu.