April 19, 2024

For any student that has been impacted by this morning's incident at the Hutchinson Building on the Downtown campus, the Counseling Center is available for emotional processing in-person or virtually. You may call the Counseling Center at 504-314-2277 to schedule an appointment. 

Employees seeking help can call 1-800-624-5544.

How to Schedule a Telehealth Appointment

Instructions for scheduling a telehealth appointment differ between clinics. Please access the dropdown below for further details.

Counseling Center

To schedule a telehealth appointment with the Counseling Center, call 504-314-2277.

Uptown Health Center

To schedule a telehealth appointment with The Uptown Health Center, call 504-865-5255, or follow these steps to schedule via your Patient Portal:

  1. Log into your Patient Portal.
  2. In the bar at the top of your page, click on Appts (appointments).
  3. For location, select Uptown Health Center.
  4. Select whether you’d like a Medical or Nutrition Appointment.
  5. Briefly describe your concern and hit submit.
  6. Choose Uptown Student Health Center for the clinic. Choose a reason, choose a provider or keep "all" selected.
  7. Choose your appointment time.

Please note, the provider may refer you to be seen in person at the Health Center depending on the chief complaint or diagnosis and follow-up required for treatment.

Downtown Health Center

To schedule a telehealth appointment with The Downtown Health Center, call 504-865-5255, or follow these steps to schedule via your Patient Portal:

  1. Log into your Patient Portal.
  2. In the bar at the top of your page, click on Appts (appointments).
  3. For location, select Downtown Health Center.
  4. Select Medical Appointment.
  5. Briefly describe your concern and hit submit.
  6. Choose Downtown Student Health Center for the clinic. Choose a reason, choose a provider or keep "all" selected.
  7. Choose your appointment time.

Please note, the provider may refer you to be seen in person at the Health Center depending on the chief complaint or diagnosis and follow-up required for treatment.