Wellness Program

What We Do

Few could argue that affecting positive change in your self leads to a happier and more rewarding work and home life. The newly formed Augsburg College Wellness Program is giving faculty and staff a healthy shot in the arm by promoting initiatives to help increase physical and spiritual wellness among its workforce.

2012-13 WELLNESS INITIATIVES

Fitness Incentive Program
The Faculty/Staff Fitness Incentive Program allows you to communicate work outs that you perform either on campus or at home. When you reach defined point levels, you win rewards!!   Check out the “rules” and rewards using the following link, after logging in to Augnet: http://moodle.augsburg.edu/moodlecommunity/course/view.php?id=521

Weight Watchers at Work
This popular program based on sensible choices and group support has helped millions of people meet their weight-loss goals. Whether you have five or a hundred pounds to lose, you will feel at home. Weekly meetings will take place on campus.

Faculty/Staff Discounts
Freewheel Bike Shop (two locations in Minneapolis): faculty and staff receive 10% discount off accessories and labor.
Run-n-Fun (locations in St. Paul and Eden Prairie): faculty and staff receive 20% off retail price for shoes, 25% off clothing, and on “Augsburg Shopping Weekends,” those discounts go up to 25% and 30% respectively.