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Wellness Center

Reed Gym #205A

Office Hours

Fall and Spring semesters:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday

Summer session:
7:30 am - 4:00 pm, Monday - Friday

Carol Kirkpatrick, PhD, MPH, RDN, CLS


Maria Gifford

Office Specialist II

James Dalley, MSPE

Fitness Assessment Lab Coordinator

Camille Peterson, M.S.

Health Educator

Personal Trainers

Carri Curtis, CPT

Catherine Rider, CPT



The Wellness Center is a service component in the Health Education and Promotion Program of the Kasiska School of Health Professions in the Division of Health Sciences.

Idaho State University is an institutional member of the American College Health Association.

Eligibility of Programs

Current students, faculty, staff, and spouses with a valid Bengal ID card are eligible to participate in the Wellness Center's programs. ISU Alumni with an Alumni card may also be eligible to participate in our programs.


Mission Statement

The mission of the Wellness Center is to promote a collaborative approach to personal and community health through health promotion, educational programming, and service to the ISU community. We are committed to provide opportunities that facilitate and support growth in the multiple dimensions of health: physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, social and environmental.


The goals of the Wellness Center are to:

  • offer programs and services emphasizing awareness, prevention, and positive health behavior change,
  • provide current and accurate information on personal and community health issues,
  • foster a campus environment supportive of a healthy lifestyle, and
  • provide knowledge and skills to improve and maintain health that may enhance academic and/or work performance.


The ISU Wellness Center operates in accordance with the Standards of Practice for Health Promotion in Higher Education developed by the American College Health Association.