A home to nurture student well-being.
Informed by the research -- and guided by insight from focus groups with students, faculty, and staff -- the McDonald Center for Student Well-Being is integrating well-being into physical spaces across campus. Located on the 2nd Floor of Saint Liam Hall, students can reserve the following rooms at McWell. Feel free to use these rooms to study, meditate, pray, play, socialize, or for telehealth appointments. Contact us if you would like to learn how to create your own well-space.
The Break Room
You work hard--it's time you give yourself a break! Reserve our Break Room and come try new things in our interactive, stress-relieving space. We have video & brain games and creative supplies on request to help you relax and have fun.
The Living Room
Welcome to your home away from home! The Living Room has been designed to meet your studying needs. Lounge in our cozy chairs and dive into your books. You'll find comfy chairs, a huge dry erase board, and a soothing fireplace.
In need of some green? The Fort brings nature to you. Relax and unwind in McWell's nature-inspired space. You'll find cozy furniture and lighting, plants galore, and even nature sounds. Bring your books, use it for a prayer or meditative space - it can be tailored to meet your needs.
Need a place to hang out or study between classes or appointments? In The Hub, you can relax on our comfy furniture and even request essential oils! This is a drop-in space.
Visit a McWell Restorative Space
Space (by reservation only)
Reservations are limited to 90 minutes. Please bring your student ID card with you when you visit - we will ask you to tap-in on a hands-free tablet.