Welcome to Health Promotion

The Health Promotion program provides Appalachian State University staff, faculty, and their spouses/domestic partners with information, programs, and services that help to promote a healthier lifestyle and a better quality of life. Major components of the program include health and fitness, preventive care, and outreach programs.

Where are we?

Health Promotion is located on the River Street side of Varsity Gym, downstairs in the old racquetball courts. Our facility is available to all faculty, staff, and their spouses/domestic partners at no charge. Before using the facility you must fill out a Health History Questionnaire.

Health Promotion for faculty and staff appalachian state university


Please join the Health Promotion for Faculty and Staff Google Group so that you can receive email notifications regarding class cancellations or closing of the facility due to weather conditions. Simply follow the directions on this link: https://announce.appstate.edu/


Flu Vaccine Clinic for Faculty and Staff

Health Promotion for Faculty and Staff and the Appalachian District Health Department will conduct a flu vaccine clinic Friday, November 4, from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm in Plemmons Student Union, 122 Roan Mountain Room. This vaccine clinic is available to Appalachian State University's employees, spouses, retirees, and their covered dependents who are over 16 years of age.Things to Note...Vaccines are filed with the State Health Plan for 100% coverage.Appointments are required!No email...

Inclement Weather Policy

Click here to download the Inclement Weather Policy (DOC).


Click on the links below to download and view PDF files of our newsletters.