The Role of a Student Assistance Counselor

  • The Student Assistance Counselor (SAC) is a Master's level counselor who provides support to students in a confidential space. The SAC is available for students at all grade levels who are experiencing difficulty in a number of areas including:

    • Alcohol and drug use 
    • Interpersonal issues 
    • Grief and loss
    • Family crises 
    • Stress and anxiety 
    • Feelings of sadness or lonlieness
    • Poor self-esteem 
    • Sexual orientation and gender identity 

    Students can be referred to the Student Assistance Counselor through friends, family, school staff, as well as self-referral. All referrals are kept confidential.

    The SAC's office is located in the counseling suite or can be reached by phone (908-464-3100 ext. 2713) or email (