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American University Wellness & Worklife

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Wellness Resources for American University Faculty & Staff

Wellness is a process by which we become empowered to make choices that positively affect our health and well being. Wellness is a lifestyle about finding balance and defining what wellness looks like for you as an individual. 

American University offers a variety of wellness programs, benefits, and campus conveniences to support and strengthen faculty and staff in their professions, health and home life. From personal financial planning to physical fitness to emotional well being, the programs will help you pursue the various dimensions of wellness.

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AhealthyU

Learn more about about American University's wellness program for Faculty & Staff.

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Flex Work Arrangements

Learn more about American University's flex work policy.

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Faculty and Staff Assistance Program

Learn more about counseling services available to faculty, staff members and their immediate family members.

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Lactation Rooms

Learn more about lactation rooms for nursing mothers.

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Leave

  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick leave
  • Vacation leave
  • Sick Leave Sharing for faculty and staff
  • Research and sabbatical leave for faculty

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