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Bird's Eye view of the Arboretum

Walks for Well-being

Wellness@Work is running a pilot program with Up and Running Guelph that we will be calling “Walks for Well-being” that will launch in October, during Healthy Workplace Month and run for 6 weeks. 

Road through autumn scenery

Fall Semester Yoga Programming Schedule

This Fall, join in a weekly yoga practice with the U of G Yoga and Meditation Collective

U of G Yoga and Meditation Collective's new FALL semester Yoga Practice continues with New Programming and the addition of the NEW Yin Yoga class on Monday at 8 PM and an In-Person Classical Yoga class on Thursday at Noon. Let’s clear our minds with the breath, strengthen our bodies with movement, and ease into some beautiful Fall semester yoga poses.   

Halloween food drive poster

Donate during the Halloween Food Drive!

With 1 in 5 students at U of G experiencing food insecurity, you can do your part to help end student food insecurity by visiting Wellness@Work on October 31st in the UC Courtyard between 10:30am and 3:30pm to donate a non-perishable item. All donations will go to the Guelph Student Food Bank to support our U of G students. 

Gratitude Bingo card

Gratitude BINGO Card: Healthy Workplace Month Challenge

The Wellness@Work Programming Committee is challenging you to a new Gratitude BINGO game for Healthy Workplace Month. 

Download the bingo card to participate in the Wellness@Work Gratitude BINGO challenge throughout the month of October.  Everyone who participates will be entered into a draw for a prize!   

All you need to do is print the bingo card and mark off squares as you complete them.

FHT to Move! Jump Into Fall Activity Challenge 2022

This Employee O-Month, form a team with your U of G colleagues and get active with the FHT JUMP into FALL Activity Challenge! This challenge is a way for Guelph and surrounding area residents to improve their mental and physical health, especially during the last couple of years with the COVID-19 pandemic and will run Friday, September 16 to Friday, October 7.

McLaughlin Library

Explore Your McLaughlin Library Resources

As a U of G staff or faculty member, you have access to a variety of resources and services that the library offers! Your U of G employee card serves as your library card — just stop by the library or use the Omni search box at the top of the library homepage to browse our collections.

Through the library, you can also:

Employee Orientation Month Photo Scavenger Hunt Challenge Instruction Page

Employee O-Month Photo Scavenger Hunt

The entire month of September is Employee Orientation Month (O-Month)!

Wellness@Work is coordinating many activities to support faculty and staff to build connection, community and familiarize themselves with the U of G campus. This includes a Photo Scavenger Hunt! There are 13 photos provided from locations across the U of G Guelph Campus. Familiarize yourself with our beautiful campus by grabbing a buddy, taking a walk, snap a photo, and enter to win 1 of 7 Hospitality gift cards. 

Employee O Month Passport Challenge with Wellness@Work Logo

Employee O-Month Passport Challenge

The entire month of September is Employee Orientation Month (O-Month)!

Wellness@Work is coordinating many activities to support faculty and staff to build connection, community and familiarize themselves with what makes the U of G campus a truly unique place! This includes a Passport Challenge that you have all of September to complete and enter to win some amazing prizes!

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