Creating Healthier Places

University of Texas at Arlington

2018 Progress Report

Year Committed: 2018
Length of Commitment: 3 years

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.

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Verified Results

    • Commitment Element

      University of Texas Arlington did not have any reporting or compliance deadlines in 2018.
    • Progress To Date

      N/A

Partner Statement

“2018/19 was a great beginning for the partnership between UT Arlington and the PHA Healthy Campus Initiative. A new committee for campus wellbeing was formed, and created several new opportunities for the campus community to become more physically active and nutrition focused. March of 2019 was a dedicated month to nutrition awareness, and featured learning opportunities, cooking demonstrations, a campus food drive, and increased access to the campus food bank. A new pre finals stress management was created called Care Week. Care Week featured many new physical activity opportunities, including GOAT YOGA! Students loved the opportunity to use new activities to help manage their stress at a very busy time of year. Many of our chosen initiatives have been submitted for review, and we’re excited to move forward with new ones.”