Wellness Education is divided into 8 disciplines and offers more than 550 courses during the academic year.
Students are required to take two wellness classes before they graduate, but there is no limit to the number of classes students can take. A nominal fee is charged for courses. The Institute covers the first two classes up to $200.00 in total course fees. Student accounts are credited automatically after add/drop ends. Please contact Student Financial Services directly with any questions.
Registration, add/drop and withdraw dates for Wellness courses coincide with the dates determined by the Office of the Registrar, as all academic classes do as well.
Important Note: Students cannot receive wellness credit for participation in any Better Me Faculty/Staff courses and/or programs.
To view course descriptions, term schedule, or to register, go to the Student Information System
Health & Wellness Courses (WHWS)
Financial Fitness; Introduction to Massage Therapy; Stress Management; Inclusive Leadership; Become Smoke Free
Dance Classes (WDAN)
Advanced Ballet; Advanced Ballroom Dance; Argentine Tango; Ballet; Ballroom Dance; Country Line Dance; Hip Hop Dance; Irish Step; Jazz; Latin; Musical Theatre & Dance; Swing Dance; Tap Dance.
Fitness Courses (WFIT)
120 Day Challenge; Barre Fitness; Bootcamp; Cardio Strength & Core; Core Glutes & Abs; Extreme Fitness; Functional Yoga; Indoor Cycling; Indoor Cycling & Core; Insanity; Introduction to Weight Training; Kickboxing; Kundalini Yoga; Nerfology; Ninja Training; P90X; Personal Training; Pilates; Sunrise Yoga; Swimming for Fitness; Turbokick; Turbokick & Barre; Vinyasa Power Yoga; Yoga; Zumba.
Health & Life Support Courses (WHLS)
Advanced CPR & First Aid; CPR & First Aid; Lifeguarding.
Recreation Courses (WREC)
Advanced Pocket Billiards; Advanced Table Tennis; Archery; Badminton; Basketball; Bowling Off-Campus; Diving; Dodgeball; Flag Football; Fresh Water Fly Fishing; Golf; Horseback/English; Horseback/Western; Ice Hockey; Ice Skating; Introduction to Fencing; Juggling; Pickleball; Pocket Billiards; Racquetball; Skiing and Snowboarding; Soccer; Swimming for Beginner’s; Swimming for Intermediates; Table Tennis; Tennis; Tennis/Intermediates; Ultimate Frisbee; Volleyball; Yard Games.
Outdoor Education (WINT)
Adirondack Hiking; Adirondack Snowshoeing; Backpacking; Bicycle Care & Maintenance; Bouldering; Canoe Camping; Canoeing; Course Setting for Indoor Climbing; Hiking; Ice Climbing; Indoor Rock Climbing; Intro to Bees and Beekeeping; Maple Syrup and our Environment; Mountain Biking; Orienteering; Outdoor Leadership; Outdoor Rock Climbing; Snowshoeing; Whitewater Kayak Skills; Whitewater Kayaking; Wilderness First Aid; Wilderness Survival.
Martial Arts Courses (WMAR)
Aikido; Kali; Karate; Kung Fu; Kung Fu/Advanced; Kung Fu/Open Practice; Kung Fu/Self Defense; Qigong; Self Defense; Sparring; Tai Chi; Warrior Workout.
Army ROTC (leadership drills and leadership lab), Air Force ROTC (physical training and leadership lab) and Navy ROTC.