Lead. Nurture.Foster. Empower.

We foster students' lifelong well-being.

The McDonald Center for Student Well-Being strategically assesses the environment and creates structures for wellness enhancement and risk reduction. Using evidence-based practices and collaborating with a range of campus partners, we work collectively to provide initiatives, services, and resources that support the eight dimensions of well-being.

Upcoming Events

Stock Your Toolbox: The Mindful Edge

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Location: McWell Living Room

Stock Your Toolbox is a weekly, drop-in skills workshop designed to give you tools to buffer stress, perform at higher levels, recover more quickly from setbacks, and feel happier. This week we will cover: The Mindful Edge - Awareness and focus are a skillset that gives individuals an edge academically, socially, emotionally and physically.  Everyone can get better at it and there are so many ways to practice it. Come and try some out! For more information, visit the Stock Your Toolbox web page

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) Meetings

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Location: 215, The Living Room

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meetings on campus are:

Wednesdays, 7:00 PM - 3rd Fl. Hammes-Mowbray Hall

Fridays, 12:00 PM - Room 215 Saint Liam Hall

For more information visit http://www.michianasober.org/

McWell Tix at DPAC

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Location: Browning Cinema

Mcwell Tix at Dpac Poster

Head to the Browning Cinema at the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center for a movie this weekend! McWell is sponsoring 10 free tickets for each 6:30 pm and 9:30 pm showing on Friday and Saturday nights. To learn more about what is showing this weekend, visit the DPAC web page

McWell Tix at DPAC

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Location: Browning Cinema

Mcwell Tix at Dpac Poster

Head to the Browning Cinema at the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center for a movie this weekend! McWell is sponsoring 10 free tickets for each 6:30 pm and 9:30 pm showing on Friday and Saturday nights. To learn more about what is showing this weekend, visit the DPAC web page

Health Hut

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Location: Hesburgh Library

Health Hut Poster 2019

Health Hut

Visit McWell's Health Hut the first Monday of each month at 1:30pm for great resources, activities, and giveaways!  We will be located in the Hesburgh Library first floor concourse.…

Stock Your Toolbox: The Maintenance Edge

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Location: McWell Living Room

Stock Your Toolbox is a weekly, drop-in skills workshop designed to give you tools to buffer stress, perform at higher levels, recover more quickly from setbacks, and feel happier. This week we will cover: The Maintenance Edge - What are your self-maintenance fundamentals?  Assess what activities energize and rejuvenate you. And then learn ways to make and keep them as a priority to gain or maintain that competitive edge. For more information, visit the Stock Your Toolbox web page

Recent News

In Light of Recent Events

The staff of the McDonald Center for Student Well-Being are horrified and deeply saddened by the hate based violence that has plagued our country of late.  We stand by students, staff, and faculty of every religion, color, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, social or economic class, and nationality.  Belongingness is a well-being issue. If we are not a part of helping everyone feel that they belong, we are part of the problem.  Please, join our staff in lifting up the victims and survivors and do our part, wherever we are, to make our communities safe, supportive and welcoming.   …

Center Closed for Thanksgiving

McWell will be closed on Thursday, November 22nd, and Friday, November 23rd in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. We look forward to seeing you all back in the Center on Monday, November 26th from 8 am - 7 pm.  We hope you enjoy your holiday!…

Center Closed for Labor Day

McWell will be closed on Monday, September 3 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. We look forward to seeing you all back in the Center on Tuesday, September 4 from 8 am - 7 pm.…

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