Employee Wellness

MaroonsRWell is an integrative work-site wellness program made available to Roanoke College benefits-eligible employees. Our mission is to provide a culture of wellness at Roanoke College and empower employees to experience wellbeing through programs, events, and services offered as part of the wellness program.

Specific engagement options are available to participants throughout the year encompassing the various facets of wellness, including career, social, emotional, physical, spiritual, and financial wellbeing. Be sure to check the Daily Announcements, Events Calendar, and check back here for more information and to learn about opportunities available to you each month.   

Wellness Newsletters

Each month, MaroonsRWell publishes a newsletter with important current health topics, recipes, upcoming wellness events, and more.  Please see the newsletter page for the current and past newsletters.


The Virginia Private Colleges Benefits Consortium offers a program for Anthem health plan members to help participants reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes by losing weight and adopting healthy eating habits.  For more information about the Lark diabetes prevention program, please go to the Lark page.

Resources and Events

Please visit MaroonsRWell Resources to learn more about additional wellness resources available.

MaroonsRWell offers Food for Thought educational sessions throughout the academic year (in person and virtually). These events feature a wellness expert talking about a relevant topic or offering the opportunity to join in a wellness activity. For virtual and in person events, a boxed lunch is provided for for a limited number of participants.  You are welcome to pack your lunch and join us virtually or in person! Please see the Wellness Events page for upcoming MaroonsRWell Events!

For more information, contact Human Resources at (540) 375-2455 or email wellness@roanoke.edu.