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Health Promotion and Wellness

The Office of Health Promotion and Wellness at Lewis & Clark College encourages students to be mindful and self-responsible in all areas of wellness. A student’s ability to persist through four years of Lewis & Clark and develop into a contributing member of the larger community is dependent upon their ability to remain well physically, psychologically, and spiritually. The Health Promotion and Wellness office is dedicated to a holistic approach in supporting the needs of students in their pursuit of creating and maintaining healthy, well-balanced lifestyles.

EVERFI Courses

Training courses from EVERFI prepare new college students for the unique challenges and responsibilities of college life. Focusing on creating a safe and healthy campus community by minimizing risks associated with alcohol, drugs, and sexual violence, the EVERFI courses take a harm-reduction approach that resonates with students and results in a healthy campus culture.  

All incoming L&C First Year Students and Transfer Students are required to complete this course. Questions or concerns about the courses? Contact Melissa Osmond, at mosmond@lclark.edu. 

Student Health 101

Ever wonder what other college students do to stay healthy? Need some real-life advice about a particular health issue?

Student Health 101 is a monthly online magazine promoting better health among the nation’s college students.

Using multimedia tools written and presented by actual college students across the country, this useful resource provides videos, articles, and tips for how to stay healthy while in school. Learn about ways to avoid getting the flu, cope with the stress of finals, develop healthier relationships, and many other health topics.

Student Health 101 for Parents

Parents can also stay informed about the health issues college students face with while on campus. With articles and tools that provide in-depth perspectives on student health, Student Health 101: Student Advocate helps parents and family members stay actively engaged in their college students’ health and wellness.

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