Health & Wellness Promotion

Presentations & Events
Special Events

Get informed! Health & Wellness Promotion offers various programs, events and activities to encourage you to learn responsible and healthy choices. We often collaborate with other departments including CAPS, Campus Recreation, and Student Health to provide various events and programs throughout the year.

Reoccuring events
  • Free HIV/STI Testing

    Sponsored by Health and Wellness Promotion

    Did you know that 1 in 2 sexually active young people will get an STD by the age of 25? Know your status-so get yourself tested! Free Testing is held once a month on the IUPUI campus on Thursdays from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm in the Campus Center Atrium. Testing is free, safe and confidential. Conducted by the Bellflower Clinic and the Damien Center. Tests include HIV, Syphilis, Chlamydia, and Gonorrhea. No appointment necessary. For more information, please call 317-274-WELL. 

  • Condom Club Trainings

    For more information regarding the Condom Club, visit the Condom Club page. 
  • JagNation Ambassador Trainings

    For more information regarding the monthly JagNation events, please visit the JagNation page.
FALL SEMESTER events
  • Alcohol Screening & Assessment

    Sponsored by CAPS and Health and Wellness Promotion

    How is your relationship with alcohol? IUPUI Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) will be sponsoring free alcohol screening and assessments where you can fill out a brief questionnaire and receive personal feedback from a CAPS counselor. Alcohol Screening takes place during mid-September.

    To learn more about alcohol and other drug educatior or to take a free assessment now, visit http://screening.mentalhealthscreening.org/iupuicaps 

  • Semicolon Campaign - Suicide Prevention

    Sponsored by Health and Wellness Promotion

    To raise awareness about Suicide Prevention, the Office of Health and Wellness Promotion encourages the IUPUI community to participate in The Semicolon Campaign during National Suicide Prevention Week, which is usually the 2nd week of September, and World Suicide Prevention Day on September 10th.  The campaign uses the symbol of a semicolon, stating that “semicolons represent a sentence the author chose not to end. You’re the author; the sentence is your life.” 

    For more information about suicide prevention, please visit CAPS website.

  • Domestic Violence Awareness Month
    For information on events, please visit our Events Calendar.
  • Depression Screening

    Sponsored by CAPS and Health and Wellness Promotion

    Depression affects many people. Approximately 10% of the US population experiences symptoms of clinical depression in a single year. Depression screening are offered during the month of October.

    Feeling sad, overwhelmed, trapped, and not up to the challenge of classes, work, and family responsibilities? You could be experiencing symptoms of depression. If you would like to take a free online assessment, visit the site http://www.mentalhealthscreening.org/screening/IUPUICAPS

  • Mental Health Awareness Day

    Sponsored by Health and Wellness Promotion

    This event takes place at the beginning of October in coordination with the Depression Screening Event.  Various information and resources will be offered regarding mental health.

  • Stress Busters Week

    Sponsored by Health and Wellness Promotion

    Join us at the end of the semester during the week before finals for Stress Busters Week! Events will be focused on stress reduction, relaxation, study tips, test taking tips, and sleep health. There will also be a Stree Free Fair with free interactive activities and free coffee!

SPRING SEMESTER events
  • Sexual Responsibility Week

    Sponsored by Health and Wellness Promotion

    During the second week of February, tons of information and resources will be available regarding sexual health and responsible choices concerning sex. Various programs will take place on campus.

  • Body Image & Eating Disorders Assessment

    Sponsored by CAPS and Health and Wellness Promotion

    Body Image and Eating Disorders Awareness and Assessment is an event held during National Eating Disorder Awareness Week towards the end of February.

    For information about Eating Disorders and self-screenings, please visit CAPS website.

  • Sexual Assault Awareness Month

    Sponsored by Health and Wellness Promotion and SAPIR

    April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) and focuses on events and programs aimed at reducing sexual assault and sexual violence. Take Back the Night events also take place during April. 

  • Anxiety Assessment

    Sponsored by CAPS and Health and Wellness Promotion

    Need to gauge your stress level and learn about the best ways to reduce stress and anxiety? This is an opportunity to fill out a brief questionnaire about anxiety and discuss results with a CAPS counselor. Learn about resources and grab some brochures. The Anxiety Screenings take place in April at various locations on campus.

    To learn more about anxiety or to take a self-screening, please visit the CAPS website.

  • Stress Busters Week

    Sponsored by Health and Wellness Promotion 

    Join us at the end of the semester during the week before finals for Stress Busters Week! Events will be focused on stress reduction, relaxation, study tips, test taking tips, and sleep health. There will also be a Stree Free Fair with free interactive activities and free coffee!