Wellness Rewards

Wellness Rewards is a voluntary wellness incentive program designed to help you learn more about your personal health, motivate you to maintain or improve your overall well-being, and earn a taxable incentive payment of $150-$250 or a membership to the Nelson Fitness Center. 


2021 Wellness Rewards 

Complete tasks between January 1 and December 31, 2021.



Complete a confidential Health Assessment (HA)*

* Biometric screenings (blood pressure, cholesterol, etc.) are required to complete the HA. Brown University does not receive any individual information, but does receive aggregate information.


Complete a voluntary tobacco free status affidavit 


Complete an onsite wellness program or online podcast through UnitedHealthcare* 

* Make sure to complete the UnitedHealthcare Seminar Completion Form to receive credit for these podcasts.


Complete one Redbrick Wellness Journey in the portal


Participate in one Wellness at Brown sponsored financial wellness onsite program, Financial Tuesdays retirement plan consultation, or online Financial Well-Being podcast through UnitedHealthcare*

* Make sure to complete the UnitedHealthcare Seminar Completion Form to receive credit for the podcast.


Participate in one Wellness at Brown sponsored fitness program


Reach the final destination/spotlight goal in a Wellness at Brown promoted portal challenge


Track Promoted Healthy Habit Challenge (PHHC) 5 of 7 Days

Max $50

($10 each)

Obtain an annual physical exam


Obtain an annual dental exam


*NEW* COVID Vaccine**

** Credit will automatically upload once documentation is approved in Workday. Please allow 5 weeks for credit to populate.


View the incentive program overview.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

View Wellness Rewards at Brown FAQs.

Wellness Portal

Wellness at Brown has partnered with Virgin Pulse to bring you your new and improved wellness portal.


Wellness Rewards Options:

For participants who reach $250 in Wellness Rewards, you will be able to elect one of three Rewards options!

  • A taxable cash incentive payment of $250 
  • A 12-month membership to Nelson Fitness Center
  • A program fee voucher for The Mindfulness Center at Brown (value $300). This voucher can be redeemed toward a Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction or Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy course.

Employees who earn the minimum of $150 but less than $250 will receive a taxable cash incentive payment.


  • December 31, 2021: Taxable incentive payments will be added to a late January 2022 paycheck.  Nelson Fitness Center memberships and The Mindfulness Center at Brown program fee vouchers will be effective in February 2022.


Email [email protected] with questions.