Phone: (914) 633-2360
Fax: (914) 633-2185
Located on the 2nd floor of Robert V. LaPenta Student Union
Monday - Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm
Later hours are available by appointment.
Colleagues from across campus representing a variety of offices work collaboratively to bring wellness initiatives to the Iona community. Some of these offices include Athletics, Office of Mission and Ministry, Counseling, Health Services, and Student Development.
Our collective goal is to empower our students and adequately provide them with the resources necessary to succeed in achieving their personal goals in the areas of health and overall wellness.
Below is an outline of various wellness programs that these departments offer. For more detailed information contact the departments directly.
In compliance with their mission the Athletic department offers many opportunities for student athletes, and non-athletes, to “develop strong mental, physical, and social skills necessary to meet daily...challenges.”
They do this by coordinating:
The staff of the Office of Mission and Ministry is dedicated to building a community of faith and compassion. We recognize spirituality, and in its’ appreciation of life and purpose of existence, that it comes differently to each of us; and in turn offer a multitude of vehicles to find personal spirituality:
The Counseling Center staff is available to meet with any student who wishes to. In addition to individual general consultation a few of the many wellness programs offered here include:
The true mission and function of the Health Services department relates to overall wellness. Besides meeting the needs of students who are feeling “under the weather” or whom have questions regarding health related issues, they offer a number of proactive initiatives for all students to take part in if desired. These include:
The Office of Student Development, in conjunction with the student wellness team, coordinates wellness programming in a variety of venues on campus. This includes: