About the Wellness Center
The Buchanan Kiewit Wellness Center combines student Health and Counseling Services with recreational, leisure, fitness and wellness programs, making this a one-stop Wellness Service center.
The facility offers a cardiovascular exercise room and a weight room featuring Life Fitness equipment, racquetball courts, a gymnasium with an elevated, four-lane jogging track, Olympic-size swimming pool a mindspa. Lawrence students regularly participate in a variety of activities such as fencing, basketball, volleyball, weight training, badminton and water polo. Students, faculty and staff can also participate in activities such as intramural, TRX, yoga, Taijutsu, basketball and more!
The Well Workplace Award:
1. Integrates health promotion into the way Lawrence University does business by weaving healthy lifestyles into the fabric of our culture using WELCOA's "Seven C's" approach.
2. Validates our health promotion efforts. All Well Workplaces applications are reviewed by a prestigious group of health promotion professionals, dedicated to improved health and well-being on a national level.
3. Communicates our vision for the future. The commitment to achieving WELCOA’s Well Workplace award shows that we have placed employee wellness as an integral part of our core vision and mission.
4. Demonstrates that we are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of our faculty and staff, making quality of life a top priority.