Counseling and Disability Services

The Counseling Center provides a comfortable environment where students can find assistance with academic and career questions as well as personal counseling services.

All first-time college students are required to make an appointment with the Counseling Center staff to discuss programs of study/major choice, review placement tests, and make initial course selection.

For the entire campus, the Center provides:

  • Academic Advising
  • Career Counseling
  • Disability Counseling
  • Personal Counseling
  • Registration assistance for all first-time degree seeking, Career & College Promise, and Special Credit students
  • Assistance in selecting courses for appropriate vocational training
  • Information about transferring to a four-year college or university
  • Training in using the Internet to find resources for career assessment information

Counseling Center Staff

Brandon Dyer – Coordinator for Counseling and Disability Services
Phone: (252) 222-6237 E-mail:

Rick Hill – Enrollment Advisor
Phone: (252) 222-6153 Email:

Mark Johnson – Enrollment Advisor
Phone: (252) 222-6148 Email:

Hours of Operation

Day Time
Monday 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM Closed in Summer Term


National Crisis Assistance

Emergency: 911

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1- 800-799-7233

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

National Hopeline Network: 1-800-SUICIDE (800-784-2433)

Lifeline Crisis Chat (Online live messaging): Click Here

Crisis Text Line: Text “START” TO 741-741

Self-Harm Hotline: 1-800-DONT CUT (1-800-366-8288)

Family Violence Helpline: 1-800-996-6228

Planned Parenthood Hotline: 1-800-230-PLAN (7526)

American Association of Poison Control Centers: 1-800-222-1222

National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependency Hope Line: 1-800-622-2255

National Crisis Line – Anorexia and Bulimia: 1-800-233-4357

GLBT Hotline: 1-888-843-4564

TREVOR Crisis Hotline: 1-866-488-7386

AIDS Crisis Line: 1-800-221-7044

Veterans Crisis Line: Click Here

Suicide Prevention Wiki: Click Here


Admissions & Counseling Center
H.J. McGee, Jr. Building, Lobby
Phone: (252) 222-6060