|Submission Date||March 3, 2017|
Washington and Lee University
PA-13: Wellness Program
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Does the institution have a wellness program that makes counseling, referral, and wellbeing services available to all students?:
Does the institution have a wellness and/or employee assistance program that makes counseling, referral, and wellbeing services available to all staff?:
Does the institution have a wellness and/or employee assistance program that makes counseling, referral, and wellbeing services available to all faculty?:
A brief description of the institution’s wellness and/or employee assistance program(s), including information to support each affirmative response above :
o Students: There are a wide variety of University services available for students through the Health Center and Counseling Services. Furthermore, there are a great amount of student organizations that provide support and resouces to the student body, such as Peer Counselors and Lifestyle Information for Everyone (LIFE).
o Staff/Faculty: All benefits eligible employees are invited to participate in a wellness program that includes biometric screenings, an HRA, free wearable fitness trackers, on-site workshops, monthly discounted wellness lunches in the Marketplace, health coaching, ergonomic assessments, and a variety of challenges and programs including smoking cessation. The cost of Weight Watchers at Work and group fitness classes are subsidized at 50% for employees. Employees are provided with up to four free counseling sessions as part of the Employee Assistance Program.
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
o For more infomaration on student health services, please visit: https://www.wlu.edu/student-life/health-and-safety
o For more information on student-led health organizations, please visit: https://www.wlu.edu/executive-committee/student-organization-resources/ec-recognized-student-organizations (under Student Life)
o For more information on employee benefits, please visit: https://www.wlu.edu/human-resources/benefits/other-benefits-and-perks/employee-assistance-program
o For more information on the employee wellness program, please visit: go.wlu.edu/wellness