Student Wellness Programs

Life is a Journey, not a destination

 

Holloway Hall

Social/Interpersonal Wellness

Social/Interpersonal Wellness focuses on maintaining healthy relationships with family, friends and others, a sense of belonging, and contributing to a community

Social/Interpersonal wellness…

  • involves finding ways to live in harmony with others and the environment
  • is understanding that contributions to one's human and physical environment affect the common welfare and benefit all in the long run
  • involves being aware of our interdependence and of the impact individuals and individual actions have on the community, society, and nature.
  • can make or break a person’s self-image and morale
  • deals with community involvement

 

Tips for improving Social/Interpersonal Wellness

  • You have the power to make choices to enhance personal relationships, positively participate in your community, and preserve the balance of nature
  • Check out volunteer opportunities in your community.
  • Go to the gym – with your friends!
  • Attend a SOAP event and make more friends!
  • Take time to listen to your friends – helping others can make you feel better!

Resources:

  • OSAOL- Office of Student Activities, Organizations, and Leadership- The Office of Student Activities, Organizations and Leadership (OSAOL) advances the mission of Salisbury University and the division of Student Affairs by providing meaningful opportunities for involvement in campus and community life

  • Appropriations- The board serves as a guarantor for Registered Student Organizations accounts, as well as resource for organizations seeking funding support of programs and/or events that contribute to student development and the spirit of community at Salisbury University

  • Saferide- Saferide is a student run organization that works to promote safe travel for SU students and to eliminate tragedy that can often be associated with seeking unsafe means of getting home.

  • S.O.A.P.- A student run organization that provides the campus with FREE entertainment such as, movies, concerts, comedians, giveaway days, and much more

  • Student Government Association- SGA embodies the motto of "Live Learn Lead," and selflessly serves our students

  • The Flyer- Salisbury University's Student Voice

  • WXSU- Keep it locked with WXSU, Commercial free student run radio! Student run, student loved.

  • Greek Life- Salisbury University fraternities and sororities, rich in history and tradition, dedicated to the betterment of all who come in contact with us, and will strive for excellence in all aspects of fraternal life.

  • Volunteer Center- At the SU Volunteer Center, students can become involved with volunteer opportunities and community groups may request help from registered student volunteers

  • GUC Information Desk- The Information Desk offers a multitude of services to meet the needs of the SU campus

Local Resources:

  • 3rd Friday - Each 3rd Friday of every month, Downtown Salisbury hosts an event where the Plaza will feature live music and the street will be jam-packed with local artists, crafters and vendors.

  • Salisbury Festival- Celebrate spring in our community by taking part in a three day festival filled with entertainment provided by local musicians, great food, shopping, games and activities for children of all ages, carnival rides, and so much more.

32nd Annual Salisbury Festival
April 25-27, 2014
Downtown Salisbury

  • SU Downtown Trolley- The trolley is scheduled to run from 7 p.m.-2 a.m. Thursdays through Saturdays during the academic year. On-campus pickup and drop-off, combined with the $1 fare, encourages more students to visit Salisbury’s downtown restaurants and shops