Creating Healthier Places

Cheyney University

2018 Progress Report

Year Committed: 2018
Length of Commitment: 3 years
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Committed to meet 23 guidelines—developed by PHA in collaboration with some of the nation’s leading nutrition, physical activity and campus wellness experts—around nutrition, physical activity, and programming on campus.

Verified Results

  • Commitment Element

    Cheyney University did not have any reporting or compliance deadlines in 2018.

    Progress To Date


Partner Statement

“The Cheyney University community has recommitted ourselves to personal wellness. By leveraging our relationships with Thomas Jefferson Hospital. Thompson Hospitality and Cheyney University Division of Student Affairs and Athletics/Recreation we have improved our food labeling in the dining hall, utilized social media to promote programming and wellness, stressed the importance of self-care with our programming (i.e. yoga, line dancing, walking) and promoted healthy relationships. The primary focus on these objectives has been to assure progress toward the goal of a balanced life which improves personal and academic success. The university has cultivated relationships with both internal and external stakeholders to get our students moving. To that end, we have provided water for all sponsored activities and utilized our university Life Coaches and other positions to promote health and wellness.”