Employee Wellness

2017-2018 Wellness Discount Benefits

1. Attend town hall meeting (HR will email info to all employees)

2. Take 2017 Wellness Survey here.

  • Log into Fitthumb: https://andrews.fitthumb.com/
  • Scroll down to “AU Wellness Opportunities”
  • Locate: “1. 2017 Wellness Survey”
  • Click on the blue button to the right “Click Here”
  • Complete the survey typing your answers in the spaces provided
  • Simultaneously earn points on Fitthumb towards the incentive store! 

E-Wellness Platform

Andrews University Health & Wellness, in partnership with HR, is excited to announce the launch of the newly customized E-Wellness Platform for employees and their spouses covered under the AU benefits plan. In order to obtain the 2016-2017 wellness discount, benefitted employees and their spouses must individually enroll in the new E-Wellness Platform and complete the enrollment process in its entirety.

How To Enroll

An email with information and enrollment instructions will be sent out on Friday, April 1, 2016. In addition, you can simply follow the instructions below to enroll:

  1. Visit http://andrews.fitthumb.com
  2. Create your account by clicking the blue button "Create One Here" to enter your enrollment code (which was emailed to you)
  3. Follow the guided set up process to create your confidential username and password
  4. Review pop-up message in detail
  5. Complete the Work-Life Health & Balance Assessment as part of the enrollment process
  6. Create a "shortcut" of your new online portal to your mobile device following the instructions on the left side on your home profile page
  7. Check out the: Daily Point Opportunities, Wellness Challenges & Classes, Andrews Wellness Opportunities, the Incentive Store, and the many more options available to you for FREE to collect points!
  8. Begin your new wellness journey together with the Andrews University community to LIVE WHOLLY to enjoy a higher quality of life!

Enrollment Assistance

The University Health & Wellness Team is available to you at the Wellness Lounge in the Campus Center or always via email (wellness@andrews.edu) or via phone at extension 6165.



What is this E-Wellness Platform?
It is an online portal with many opportunities to participate in and track your personal health and wellness behaviors. You can earn points for engaging in tracking, education, challenges and more and redeem points for prizes at the incentive online store. If you are competitive or enjoy social engagement, this platform provides many of these opportunities as well. Andrews University Health & Wellness in partnership with HR is making this tool available to you to take action to make positive health and wellness changes so Andrews University can truly become the healthiest University in the world and allow everyone to live life to the fullest!

Can I access this platform via my mobile phone?
Yes! Follow the instructions on your personal profile home page to create a short cut on your mobile device.

Will my personal profile and information be visible to other people?
If you want to stay completely private, you can do so and no one will see any of your information. If you enjoy the social features, you have the capability to post and make certain aspects of your wellness journey public to the rest of the participants.

What do I have to do to get the 2016-2017 wellness discount?
You have to fully complete the enrollment process in this E-Wellness Platform, including the questionnaire and other elements prompted by the system. Obviously, University Health & Wellness would like everyone to actively engage with this site and utilize it on an day-to-day basis! Future requirements to obtain the wellness discount will be disclosed soon by HR!

Will Andrews University use any personal data or information of any participants?
Andrews University will only use aggregate data to inform the development of health and wellness initiatives to be of greater benefit to employees and their families. No personal information will be used or distributed. 

Who do I talk to if I need help or have questions about this E-Wellness Platform?
Contact: wellness@andrews.edu OR call: 269-471-6165 and ask for assistance. If you have technical difficulties directly with the site, contact help@fitthumb.com

Who can use this E-Wellness Platform?
At this time, only employees and their spouses covered under the Andrews University benefits plan. University Health & Wellness hopes to expand access to all students as well in the near future.

Does my activity tracker integrate with this system?
YES! The majority of the popular tracking devices do integrate. Follow the instructions on your personal home profile page to sync your device with this system.

How do I learn how to use this E-Wellness Platform?
When you complete the enrollment process, you will find a link on your personal home profile page with FAQ’s and video tutorials to learn how to most effectively utilize all the tools available.