Wellness and Health Promotion Committee

Purpose & Function:

The Wellness and Health Promotion Committee

  • assists the Director of Student Health Services develop and provide a comprehensive wellness and health education promotion program;
  • recommends policies and procedural revisions regarding health services;
  • recommends programs related to wellness and health care concerns within the University community.

The Students with Disabilities Committee, a subcommittee, develops campus awareness of the needs of students with disabilities and identifies ways through which the University can serve them.


Membership & Selection:

Director of Student Health Services (Chair)
Associate Director for Student Support Services
Director of Counseling and Student Development Center
Director of Athletics and Recreation
Director of Residence Life
Manager/Clinical Trial Coordinator
Chief of Safety and Security
One faculty member from each health related academic program
One student from each health related academic program

Faculty members are appointed by the deans of their respective colleges.

Students are appointed by their respective academic deans.

The subcommittee is constructed by invitation of the Chair.

Term:

Faculty - two years with possibility of reappointment.

Students - one year with possibility of reappointment.

Meetings:

Meetings are held at least twice per year.

Reports To:

Vice President for Student Life  

History:

11/08/02 - Reconfiguration such that the Students With Disabilities Committee is a subcommittee approved by the President of the University
08/27/04 - Change of students' term to one year from two approved by the Vice President for Student Life
06/07/05 - Approval by the Vice President for Student Life to change responsibility for appointment of students from student government associations to their respective academic deans.
06/20/08 – Title of Director of Disability Services was changed to Associate Director for Student Support Services.
09/09/13 - Title of Director of Human Performance Lab was changed to Manager/Clinical Trial Coordinator