Drexel University and Drexel University College of Medicine

A Healthier U


Drexel University has received local and national recognition for its commitment to creating a healthy, happy campus. To date, we have received the following awards:

WELCOA Well Workplace Gold Award (2013)

“This innovative initiative recognizes quality and excellence in worksite health promotion. Driven by a pre-defined set of worksite wellness criteria, organizations of all kinds compete to be recognized as one of America's Healthiest Companies.”

Philadelphia Business Journal Healthiest Employers of Greater Philadelphia Award (2011-2013):

“The Healthiest Employer awards program recognizes organizations that are committed to creating a healthy workplace. The award utilizes an online assessment tool and measures wellness programming in six key categories: 1. Culture and Leadership Commitment 2. Foundational Components 3. Strategic Planning 4. Communication and Marketing 5. Programming and Interventions 6. Reporting and Analysis.”

American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Worksite (2011-2013)

“Fit-Friendly Worksites are recognized by the American Heart Association as employers who go above and beyond when it comes to their employees' health.”