Office of Student Wellness

Office of Student Wellness

Xavier University of Louisiana Student Wellness fosters an environment that supports and advances students’ well-being, in all its dimensions, through innovative programs, opportunities for self-discovery and growth. Our mission is to partner with students, staff, faculty and the surrounding community to proactively create a health promoting university that supports and enhances student success, higher learning, holistic development, and engagement by implementing evidence-informed strategies and providing services, opportunities and resources that build a culture of well-being; empowering all students to achieve their full potential.

Wellness Education

Wellness Education provides holistic health and education programming for Xavier students.

  • Provide wellness programming and education
  • Provide educational programming on mental health, substance abuse/addiction/suicide prevention/STI Awareness and prevention, physical health and fitness, body image and self-esteem/health disparities/holistic wellness
  • Advise peer health educators
  • Advise Project KD programming from  peer health educators to empower students on campus
  • Advise XU Fitness program from peer health educators to encourage physical fitness and wellness on campus

These services enable the university to accomplish its mission to provide each student with a liberal and professional education experience...for the ultimate purpose of helping to create a more just and humane society.

Ask yourself the following questions:

  • Do you need a wellness program on campus?
  • Do you need a wellness education program in the classroom?

Request for Outreach and Programs on Campus

Request here:


Contact Us

Office of Student Wellness

St. Joseph Academic & Health Resource Center

Building #13, Room 202

Office: 504-520-7366

Fax: 504-520-7943

​Mailing Address

​1 Drexel Drive
P.O. Box D
New Orleans, LA 70125

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday:  8:30 AM to 6:00 PM 

Friday: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM 

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Closed for Lunch