Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 45.27
Liaison Meghna Tare
Submission Date July 12, 2016
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STARS v2.0

University of Texas at Arlington
PA-11: Wellness Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Meghna Tare
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution make counseling, referral, and wellbeing services available to all members of the following groups?:
Yes or No
Students Yes
Staff Yes
Faculty Yes

A brief description of the institution’s wellness and/or employee assistance program(s):

The University offers a Comprehensive Wellness Program for full-time and part-time employees who are benefits eligible and retirees of the University. This program includes: 1) physical fitness activities and 2) wellness education programs. A variety of University sponsored wellness activities are available such as nutrition counseling, stress management, massage therapy, group exercise, personal training, etc. Recreation activities include walking, jogging, tennis, biking, bowling, swimming, weight training, etc. Members will receive a monthly newsletter designed to be educational and informative. Educational seminars will be held during working hours on a variety of wellness related topics. Membership is not required to participate in the educational seminars. Participation incentives are also available through the program.

The website URL where information about the institution's wellness program(s) is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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