Welcome to Health Promotion

Health Promotion for faculty and staff Appalachian State UniversityThe Health Promotion program provides Appalachian State University staff, faculty, retirees, 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?

We have two locations. Our main location is 12 Varsity Gym.

DIRECTIONS TO HEALTH PROMOTION FOR FACULTY AND STAFF GYM

 Health Promotion for Faculty and Staff is located in Varsity Gym (building conjoined to the Dining Hall). If you enter the gymnasium from Rivers Street, immediately upon entering the glass doors, take the stairs (down) to your left. (next to water fountain) There is a "Health Promotion for Faculty and Staff" poster, at the top of the stairs.

 If you enter Varsity Gym from campus side, you are greeted with the Military Science trophy case. Go down the stairs (two flights), pass vending machines (on your left). Walk across the gymnasium floor (short side) toward Rivers Street. Once you are in the lobby, take the stairs (down) to your right (just past restrooms and water fountain).

 Our second location is at Leon Levine Hall, Health Promotion Lab, Room 253, 1179 State Farm Rd.

Our facilities are available to all faculty, staff, retirees and their spouses/domestic partners at no charge. Before using the facility you must fill out a Health History Form.

Join Our Google Group!

Do you want to know what is going on in Health Promotion for Faculty and Staff? Join our Google Group so that you can receive email notifications regarding exercise classes, class cancellations, upcoming events or closing of the facility due to weather conditions. Simply follow the directions on this link.

Group Exercise Class Schedule

Newsletters

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

Announcements

HEALTH PROMOTION OPENS Monday, January 13, 2020!!

Have you heard the GREAT news?!?!?!  After fifteen months of displacement, Health Promotion for Faculty and Staff is returning to Varsity Gym Monday, January 13, 2020!!!

Health Promotion for Faculty and Staff, located at 12 Varsity Gym, provides Appalachian State University faculty, staff, and their spouses and 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. 

Although we officially open next week, feel free to drop by this week for a SNEAK PEEK and/or to update your required health history form.

If you have not used our facility since we’ve moved, you are definitely due for an update.  To save you some time, print and complete a health history form.  You can either bring it with you or get it to us in advance via fax (828) 262-7019 or email westontj@appstate.edu.