Healthy UNH
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Established in 2008, Healthy UNH enhances the mission of the University by supporting the lifelong health and wellness of the UNH community.

Covid-19 Resources



  • Learn more about and sign up for the Wildcat Workout Program!

  • Read our April Newsletter: Earth day, Every day. How living sustainably impacts our health. Learn about different types of sustainability in this month's newseltter.
  • Employee Fitness Program: Hours for this semester are Monday - Friday 6:00am - 8:00am and 11:00am - 6:30pm. 
  • How To Dine Healthy: Video brought to you by Healthy UNH interns, find out how to make healthy choices in our dining halls. 
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Physical Activity

We connect individuals with many options for physical activity on the UNH campus and beyond, with the goal of empowering community members to take ownership of their health.

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Healthy UNH helps individuals find resources to build healthy lives through sound nutritional choices, with the goal of fostering more mindful eating habits at both the individual and community levels.

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Emotional Wellness

Healthy UNH helps our campus community members  access education, programs, and resources for improving emotional wellness.

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Healthcare Consumerism

By helping individuals become informed healthcare consumers, we empower the campus community to be engaged in their health. 

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I am Healthy UNH!

How do you make a Healthy UNH? Tell us about it.

We have stories to share about people in our campus community, who choose to make decisions that impact their health in a positive way. Interested in sharing your story with us, and being featured as our next Healthy UNH spotlight? Fill out the questionnaire, and e-mail it to us at  healthy.unh@unh.edu

  • Grace Purdy
    Name: Grace Purdy Pronouns: She/Her/Hers Department: Journalism & Communication Role at UNH: Student Athlete Year started at UNH: 2018 What do you do to make a healthy UNH? I make sure to have a well-rounded diet to fuel my lacrosse workouts, practices, and games. Do you have any tips for eating healthfully? Meal prep in the beginning of the week in case you’re too…
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  • Julia Lindemann
    Name: Julia Lindemann Pronouns: She/Her/Hers Department: COLSA-Nutrition/Dietetics Role at UNH: Student Year started at UNH: 2019 What do you do to make a healthy UNH? I wear my mask around campus and stay home when I’m sick to reduce the spread of COVID within the Durham community. I also try to walk to my classes instead of driving or taking the bus to reduce air pollution as…
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  • Grace Edwards
    Name: Grace Edwards Pronouns: She/Her/Hers Department: CEPS Role at UNH: Student Year at UNH: Junior What do you do to make a healthy UNH? I don’t leave my trash places. I always pick up after myself and recycle when I can. I do need to do more to help the community though. Do you have any tips for eating healthfully? Not everyone is going to enjoy eating healthy all the…
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  • Elisa Bolton
    Name: Elisa Bolton Pronouns: She/Her/Hers Department: Psychological and Counseling Services (PACS) Role at UNH: Director of PACS Year Started at UNH: 2016 What do you do to make a healthy UNH? I support a healthy UNH in several ways. I provide mental health treatment to graduate and undergraduate students. I provide training and education to faculty, staff, and students that is…
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  • Mike Discipio
    Name: Michael DiScipio Role at UNH: Alumni UNH Class of 1998 What do you do to make a healthy UNH? I make sure everyone around me is happy and healthy. Do you have any tips for eating healthfully? I try to avoid eating take out and like to make home cooked meals with my family. Have you made any tangible improvements regarding your movement or physical activity by making…
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What's New at Healthy UNH?

An Alternative to the Viral "75 Hard"
A wellness trend called 75 Hard is a 75-day-long strict exercise and diet regimen popular among those attempting to lose weight and live a healthier l... Learn More
Setting Boundaries with Yourself
It’s important to be intentional with where we spend our time. Learn More
How to Calm Your Mind Through Writing
Fun fact: your brain processes 70,000 thoughts in a single day. You may read that and think, “wow, that’s really cool,” but you could also see that an... Learn More