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Emotional Wellness


Counseling Services: 

The University Counseling Center (UCC) provides professional counseling and resources to students to help during this difficult time. Students can call us at 504.865.3835 to schedule a remote consultation or speak to a counselor over the phone. The counselor on-call is available 24/7, 365 by calling 504.865.3854. If you need help filing for unemployment, SNAP benefits, or health insurance, our case managers can assist you. Call to schedule an appointment.

For online resources, view the UCC’s Guide to Worry During Times of Uncertainty.

Faculty and Staff

Employee Assistance Program (EAP): 

Loyola University New Orleans cares about the health and well-being of its employees and recognizes that a variety of personal problems can disrupt their personal and work lives. An Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is available at no cost to all employees through Aetna Behavioral. Services cover topics including: anxiety and depression, stress management, relationships and marriage, weight loss, and more. 

Call 1.800.955.6422 or go to 

To access the online services, you will need to use the following:

  • Username: Loyola 
  • Password: eap


Employees with children are facing many challenges with homeschooling their children. EdNavigator is a benefit that provides free educational guidance and support to families with children in K-12. This benefit is available to all Loyola University New Orleans employees.

Through this partnership, employees have free access to expert “Navigators” who provide personalized educational guidance and support. Navigators include local teachers, counselors and school leaders who have an insider’s perspective on schools and deep roots in the New Orleans community. Through this benefit, you will be able to connect to a Navigator via EdNavigator’s free mobile app to get help with everything from finding schools to understanding report cards.