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The goal of promoting health and wellness at Western Illinois University is a collaborative effort among various offices on campus. betterU@wiu will serve as the resource hub, connecting students to the various areas on campus providing health and wellness services/resources.


To encourage Western Illinois University students to participate fully in intellectual and personal growth opportunities that supports and empowers them to make choices and create lifelong habits that promote health and well-being across all dimensions.


Western Illinois University will aspire to be an optimal health and wellness campus by increasing awareness of healthy lifestyle choices and providing opportunities for a life-long commitment to good health and well-being.


  • Facilitate health related changes through individual, group, community, and environmental approaches.
  • Develop, implement, support, and evaluate programs that increase awareness of good health practices.
  • Develop and enhance partnerships that promote innovative approaches to creating a healthy campus community.
  • Utilize innovative approaches founded on professional standards of practice that lead to a healthier campus.