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.

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.

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Minimize Your Risk For The Flu!

Due to the seriousness and the increase in flu activity this season, Health Promotion for Faculty and Staff would like to remind everyone to please take the proper precautions to protect yourself and others.Wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water often. Use hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol if soap and water are not available.Avoid touching your face!Cover your coughs and sneezes!Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces or objects!Avoid close contact with sick people.Stay...

Inclement Weather Policy

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


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