Why Work with Us

The Physical Activity and Wellness Institute has a long history of academic research, professional expertise, innovative facilities, and service learning to support our mission to promote participation in physical activity and create a pro-health culture in the communities we serve. We are proud to play a part in developing and implementing physical activity and wellness programs and initiatives in our communities. It is our goal to collaborate and consult with communities and businesses to create a shared platform of health and physical well-being.


  • Review current evidence-supported wellness programming
  • Design and evaluate projected and current wellness efforts


  • Design plans for both facility-based and nonfacility-based wellness programming
  • Evaluate of current exercise facilities and their operation
  • State-of-the-art on campus equipment and facilities to evaluate virtually any fitness-related aspect of a person or program


  • Faculty members have a range of wellness programming expertise and a variety of national certifications
  • Expertise in all aspects of fitness, wellness and health behavior modification