Grief Resources

Students and staff seeking grief support are encouraged to reach out to the following resources and offices:

All Campus Community Members: Hendricks Chapel is available for support and services by calling 315.443.2901.

For Students: The Barnes Center at The Arch is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week for confidential counseling. They can be reached at 315.443.8000.

The Dean of Students Office provides ongoing support to students and can be reached Monday through Friday by calling 315.443.4357.

For Faculty and Staff: The University’s Faculty and Staff Assistance Program, Carebridge, has trained clinicians available 24 hours a day, seven days a week by calling 800.437.0911.

Grief Support Series

“Honoring Life & Loss,” a grief support program from Hendricks Chapel, encourages courageous and vital conversations with the campus community about grief awareness and its impact as people navigate life and a pandemic.

The program is open to Syracuse University students, faculty and staff. Chaplain Rhonda Chester is the program facilitator.

Join us on Tuesday, Nov. 16!

You’re invited to our next conversation on Tuesday, Nov. 16 from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Noble Room. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided. Registration is encouraged, please email chapel@syr.edu with your name and email to sign up.

Join our experienced grief advisor at Hendricks Chapel to discuss the impact of grief on the soul, no matter the loss. As the holiday season approaches, learn how to identify grief and explore coping methods. This will be a safe and welcoming space to reflect and feel at ease.