Regular mindfulness meditation can reduce stress, improve cognitive function, increase happiness, improve your immune system, and more! Let CAPS help you begin or maintain your meditation practice with free, drop-in group meditation sessions! All groups are beginner-friendly and are open to all skills levels. No registration is required. Simply drop in on the days you are able to, but please arrive on time as not to disturb the session. ​Need a place to practice meditation privately? Check out our Mind Spa!


Fall Term Meditation schedule:


Drop-In Meditation at CAPS

Engage in an ancient meditation practice that facilitates calmness, peace and balance in one’s life. These beginner-friendly groups are led by counselors and benefit all levels of practitioners, providing an opportunity to learn and practice mindfulness. Just drop-in, but be sure to arrive on time. Questions? Contact

  • Students: Thursdays 3:00 to 4:00pm at CAPS
  • Faculty & Staff: Thursdays 12:30 to 1:00pm at CAPS

Drop in to these peer-led groups to learn easy meditation practices. Open to all OSU community members. Questions? Contact

  • Monday through Friday at 1:00pm in the Craft Center (SEC basement)
Unplugged: Mindfulness Meditation for Graduate Students

The responsibilities of graduate school can sometimes be overwhelming. Making mindfulness part of your routine can help alleviate some of this stress and encourage a healthier, more focused you! CAPS invites all graduate students to a weekly drop-in meditation session at the Graduate Student Success Center. No sign-up is required. Just drop in and de-stress! Questions? Contact

  • Thursdays 11:00am to 12:00pm at the GSSC (MU 203)


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  • A fun, weekly mindfulness challenge
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