Wellness & Community is proud to advocate for the health and wellbeing of the UCSF community. We offer programs that contribute to the wellness and community of those who work and study at UCSF. We also focus on broad, wide-reaching initiatives to positively impact those who come to UCSF each day.
Diabetes Prevention Program
A year-long lifestyle change program for eligible faculty, staff and trainees who are prediabetes or at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes. Say not me to diabetes!
Step It Up
Our online holiday wellness challenge for individuals and teams that encourage healthy behaviors including walking, physical activity, and gratitude. Let’s get moving!
Our annual walking event to encourage the UCSF community to get out of their workspace and take regular walking breaks. Walk it out!
An online platform to formally acknowledge the great work and collaboration of your UCSF colleagues. Contribute to a culture of positivity at work!
A manager-led volunteer program in which teams of faculty and staff volunteer together out in the community. Serve the community while team building!
UCSF Discount Program
Ways the UCSF community can save on entertainment, travel, dining and more!
Smoke and Tobacco Free UCSF
We are a 100% smoke/tobacco free campus, and employees and students are required to be smoke/tobacco free during their entire work/school day whether on or off campus. Free cessation resources, including nicotine replacement therapy and cessation counseling, are available for faculty, staff, trainees and students.
Healthy Beverage Initiative
In support of UCSF’s mission and commitment to the health and wellbeing of faculty, staff, trainees, students, patients and visitors, UCSF promotes healthier beverage options and does not sell sugar-sweetened beverages at any of its locations.