Taking care of your physical, mental, and social health is essential to getting the most out of your college experience. Our staff, wellness coaches, programs, and events are here to help you reflect on your personal wellness, develop skills to maintain a well-balanced lifestyle, and make informed, healthy choices that will stay with you long after graduation. 

Welcome Back to Boston College! 

We are excited to offer the following highlighted programs and services:

  • Journey to Wellness: We offer opportunities to participate in our online resource hub dedicated to helping you care for your Mind, Body, and Soul. 
  • Online Screenings: Take a quick self-assessment of your wellness in BeWell: general health, NourishWell: relationship with food, or ChooseWell: alcohol use to explore your successes and challenges in different areas of wellness and get connected to campus resources. 

  • Wellness Coaching:  Students can sign up for individual wellness coaching to develop personal goals and strategies around any of our 12 domains of health.  Peer Wellness Coaches are here to support you and provide other helpful resources to care for your well-being.
  • The Body Project: Join the peer-led body acceptance program designed for female-identified students to help resist cultural beauty standards and improve relationships with food and their bodies.

  • Virtual Check Ins: Journey with us! Please be in touch to talk with a staff member about your health and wellness. We are here to support you and provide other helpful resources to care for your well-being.

Stay tuned for monthly emails to your inbox! 

Our Programs

Alcohol and Drug Education

The Alcohol & Drug Education Program provides opportunities for students to receive appropriate support, reflect on current choices, and learn about strategies for making lower-risk choices around substance use at Boston College.

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General Health and Wellness Coaching

Students can meet with a peer Wellness Coach through the Institute of Wellness Coaching to discuss their well-being and develop personal goals and strategies to improve their health

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Nutrition and Body Image

Whether you're managing a medical nutritional need, struggling with an eating disorder, looking to eat healthy at BC, or change perceptions around body image, we can help! Sign up for a nutrition counseling session, attend the Body Project, meet with a Wellness Coach, or browse our resources.

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News and Notes

We Are BC Health Blog
The Mantra of Motivational Interviewing  Link to article
by Ryan Carney ’21 I have spent the past three years in the Office of Health Promotion working as a wellness coach. In high school I read books and listened to podcasts ...
April 19, 2021
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What is Intuitive Eating, Really?  Link to article
by Erin Corcoran ’21 Whether we realize it or not, all of us have been socialized within diet culture. From the notion that we need to change the way we look to have a “...
March 31, 2021
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Resilience: Reflections on a Year of COVID  Link to article
by Anna Fernandez It’s been about a year since COVID hit the U.S., and suffice to say, I’ve learned a lot about myself, and I’m sure you have too. We’ve all learned to adapt, ...
February 26, 2021
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