Our Philosophy

Wellbeing is vital to student success.  Our health promotion team works to support student health and wellbeing by creating a healthy campus community at the UofA.

In striving for a healthy campus community, we strongly believe in the value of integrating the following health promotion strategies in the work we do on campus:

  • Expanding partnerships and collaborations in health
  • Encouraging community action
  • Developing health knowledge and skills
  • Conducting student health research to drive evidence based practice
  • Creating healthy, supportive campus environments

Our department activities:

The Health & Wellness Team carries out a number of activities and initiatives over the year.  Some of our signature activities include:

  • Heroes for Health Challenge
  • Student Health 101
  • Presentations on student health
  • Unwind your Mind
  • Campus Wide Health Surveys

Check out the sidebar for more information on the above activities.