For the Wellbeing of All
The Gustavus Wellbeing Initiative connects people with ideas, information, and inspiration to support the wellbeing of all. Our work aligns with the College’s values of excellence, community, justice, service, and faith to change the world for the better. When we live well, we lead and serve well.
We hope you take advantage of the many opportunities available to you and use the resources found on this website to maximize your Gustavus experience!
Every Choice Counts
9 Dimensions of Wellbeing
140 Be U Coaching Participants
14 Wellbeing Peer Assistants
80% Students Have Never Smoked
67% Students Have Never Used Marijuana
89% Students Have Never Misused Prescription Drugs
93% Students Use a Designated Driver
92% Students Report Being in Good, Very Good, Or Excellent Health
67% Students Report Being at a Healthy Weight
80% Students Participate in Organized College Athletics
61% Students Report Meeting Federal Guidelines for Weekly Exercise
62% Students Are Single