Social Wellness

Social wellness enables you to build relationships that encourage communication, trust, and engagement. Finding connections to people, organizations, and resources on campus optimizes success. Embracing the WeRtheOne’s mission to cultivate a caring campus community will increase the likelihood of social connectedness for students.


  • Connection
  • Healthy Communication
  • Compassion
  • Empathy
  • Global citizenship
  • Active member of community

Correspondings Events

Homecoming Events
Orientation (at all levels, programs)
Student Organization Showcase (H&W to have table)
Raider Madness
Spring Fling
Rutgers Day
Paul Robeson Game Room
Counseling Center groups
Campus Connect- Suicide Prevention Training
Athletic teams
Intramural Sports Program
Sporting Events
Student Showcase/Student Organizations
Taste of Newark
We R The Ones
Stress Buster Series/ De-Stress Fest
Ethical Development Workshop Series
New Student Orientation
First Year Experience Events
Senior Experience Events
Residence Life Programming
Welcome Weekend
Fall Fest
Drag Queen Bingo
Spring Fling
Candy Pass Out/ Pancake Breakfast
RA Socials
Living/Learning Communities
Health Promotions Division
Leadership Training
Admitted Students Day
Body Image Workshops
Party Smarts Workshop
Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Workshops
Campus Resource Workshops
LGBTQ Exhibit
R U The One- Healthy Relationship Workshop
Violence (Power & Control) Workshop

For the latest Health & Wellness-related events, follow us @weRwellness.

TIPS to Enhance Social Wellness

-Join one group, social club, or volunteer group
-Get involved in the community
-Make at least one social connection each day
-Connect and contribute to to social media