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Wellness Living-Learning Community

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In a collaboration with the Housing Department, a new living-learning community based on holistic wellness was created in the fall of 2011.  The Department of Campus Recreation has become a major partner in developing this wellness community.  The community is open to all students, and is housed in the Clemson House. 


The Wellness living-learning community strives to:

  • Provide a healthy, safe, and attractive living environment.

  • Increase undergraduate student retention and engagement.

  • Provide innovative opportunities for student learning.

  • Develop students as ethical leaders and agents of positive change.

  • Provide services and utilize facilities that enrich the student experience.

  • Prepare students to interact successfully and meaningfully with people from diverse identities.

Learning Outcomes

Following their residency, wellness LLC residents will be able to:

    • Identify resources on campus that can assist in achieving their academic and personal goals.

    • Demonstrate knowledge of resources on campus through utilization and application of wellness concepts through community programs as well as individually.

    • Identify the seven elements of the Wellness Wheel (refer to Campus Resources Reference sheet).

      • Social

      • Mental/Emotional

      • Physical

      • Environmental

      • Occupational

      • Intellectual

      • Spiritual

  • Maintain or improve their overall wellness throughout their time in the community.

  • Maintain a satisfactory GPR each semester (2.0 or higher).

Activities and Events

The Wellness LLC will provide residents with a variety of opportunities which will include some of the following:

  • Nutrition/cooking workshops.

  • Celebratory event as goals are achieved.

  • Stress management workshops.

  • Relationship workshops.

  • Alcohol and other drug awareness workshops.

  • Fitness assessments.

  • Campus Recreation sponsored events and programs.

  • Various campus resource outings.

    • Academic Success Center

    • Michelin®Career Center

    • Redfern Health Center

    • Mentorship through the utilization of professionals and peers.

Contact Information

Hannah Sheffrin, Resident Assistant

Susan Pope,

Academic Liaison

Department of Campus Recreation

200 Fike Recreation Center

(o) 864-656-6673