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Health and Well‑being in Higher Education: A Commitment to Student Success

Last Updated: May 2019

We believe it is time to transcend reactive, siloed, programmatic approaches to health and establish foundational, proactive, well-being initiatives for the campus community.

While students must receive appropriate and reactive care when needed, there are large-scale benefits to proactive, upstream approaches that will allow increasing numbers of students to flourish and thrive. By focusing on the whole — the whole person, the whole educational experience, the whole institution, the whole community — well-being becomes a multifaceted goal and a shared responsibility for the entire campus…

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See also:

Health and Well‑being in Higher Education: A Commitment to Student Success
AASHE: The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Eduation
ACHA: American College Health Association
ACPA—College Student Educators International
ACUHO-I Association of College and University Housing Officers - International
ACUI: Advancing Campus Community
AUCCCD: Association for University and College Counseling Center Directors
BHAC: National Consortium for Building Healthy Academic Communities
NACA: National Association for Campus Activities
NASPA | Student Affairs Professionals in Higher Education
NIRSA: Leaders in Collegiate Recreation
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