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Welcome to Employee Wellness
Welcome to Employee Wellness
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The HPU Employee Wellness Program began in 2013 as a participation, points-based program to help employees improve their health and wellness journey. By participating in various wellness activities, employees who elect to take High Point University’s medical plan can potentially earn a $600 premium reduction for the 2023-2024 benefits plan year.

All employees regardless of enrollment in the HPU Medical Plan are eligible to participate in activities sponsored by the Employee Wellness Program.


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Mission: Employee wellness provides individualized, accessible and comprehensive wellness education and resources which support and empower employee to reduce health risks and embrace a higher quality of life and well-being.

Vision: The vision of the Employee Wellness Program is to establish a culture which fosters the holistic well-being of faculty and staff who lead healthy, extraordinary lives, are caring people, and model wellness to inspire our campus and community.


  1. Integrative health & wellness
  2. Evidence based programming
  3. Collaborative and supportive culture
  4. Community and environmental engagement
  5. Self-directed well-being
  6. Innovative Growth

A Note from the Director of Employee Wellness

It is with great excitement that the Employee Wellness Program is here to serve the faculty and staff at High Point University; we are on a great journey toward wellness. The role of Employee Wellness is to celebrate the joys and help you navigate through the struggles of life. I encourage you to use this program as one of your partners in your ongoing wellness initiatives or as a starting point at the beginning of your journey! Please let me know how I may be of service to you as we work to be the caring body of educators and staff to deliver an extraordinary education for our students. I look forward to working with you.

Melissa Marion

Melissa Marion, MS, NBC-HWC, CPT

(336) 841-4698

High Point University’s Employee Wellness Program works to meet national guidelines and standards; the program has been recognized by national and local organizations.


2022 Scorecard Gold Badge

CEO Cancer Gold Standard 300x300






Exercise is Medicine 2021 Silver Campus EIM 2021 Silver Campus Covid






CEO Cancer Gold Standard 300x300







AHA Badge 300x235   Badge 1 300x300  CEO Cancer Gold Standard 300x300






AHA 2019 2019 HE Finalist Badge

























The Mission of HPU’s Employee Wellness Program is to provide individualized, accessible, and comprehensive wellness education and resources which support and empower employees to reduce health risks and embrace a higher quality of life and well-being.

If you have any questions about our Employee Wellness Program or have any questions about your personal wellness journey, please contact Melissa Marion at

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How to Get Started
Join the Wellness Portal

Create your profile on the HPU Wellness Portal

  • Invite your friends to join you on your wellness journey o Set up your goals and mission
  • Complete the Health Assessment
  • Identify areas of wellness that interest you
  • Check out the “Benefits” tab
  • Sync your device or app

Review the Pillars of Wellness and understand how each pillar can affect overall wellness in the workplace

Schedule a Health Coaching session with Melissa Marion for an individual, customized approach to your well-being.

Sign up for communications from Employee Wellness specific to your goals and interests.

Employee Wellness Portal
Start here by creating your profile in our HPU Wellness Portal.


Exercise Science


Kickball League

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Center etiquette

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employee connect

Employee Wellness Yoga



(Please note that if the temperature is forecasted higher than 85-degrees by 12:00, we will not walk)

Employee Wellness FB Group

HPU Employee Wellness has launched a Facebook group for professional staff and faculty where we share information as well as exciting initiatives. Join now! 



star in your well being


Musical Meditation


emplyee wellness webinar

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Selfie Month



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