Counseling Services

Welcome to NDSCS Counseling Services!


NDSCS Counseling Services is dedicated to promoting the wellness and potential of the individual by offering services in a supportive, confidential and inclusive environment.

How to Make an Appointment

If you are interested in personal counseling all you need to do is call 701-671-2286. You can schedule in-person at Riley Hall Room 113. Individual, couples and family counseling is available in Fargo by calling 701-231-6940. Please call if you have any questions or would like to make an appointment.

Medication Management Services

NDSCS Counseling Services, in cooperation with Essentia Health, is pleased to offer Medication Management Services. Students can visit with a medical provider to see if they may benefit from medication to treat their mental health. 

To access these services, students need to first make an appointment with the NDSCS Personal Counselor by calling Student Health and Counseling Services at 701.671.2286. There are no fees to see either the Personal Counselor or the medical provider; however, the cost of prescriptions is the responsibility of the student. Counseling Services and Medication Management Services are available to enrolled students.

NDSCS STRONG - Suicide Awareness and Prevention

NDSCS wants you to take an active role in suicide prevention! See what you should know and what you can do to promote a safe environment.


NDSCS Counseling Services adheres to strict confidentiality standards as mandated by North Dakota statutes and the American Counseling Association. Information may be shared at your request with written consent.

Crisis Contacts

Campus Police: 3-2233 | 701-671-2233, Fargo: 911
First Link - Local Helpline answered 24/7: 701-235-SEEK (7335) | 211
Mobile Mental Health Unit: 701-298-4500
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

NDSCS Counseling Services Contact Information

Vince Plummer, MA, LPCC, NCC - Personal Counselor
North Dakota State College of Science
800 6th Street North
Riley Hall Room 113
Wahpeton, ND 58076

Phone: 701-671-2286