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Health Science and Wellness

Health Science and Wellness

The Health Science and Wellness Academic Living Community will focus on early student engagement with faculty as well as offer experiential learning opportunities. Discover more about the health science and wellness fields including career possibilities, internship opportunities and more.

Tower Suites

Health Science and Wellness
community located in Tower Suites

Benefits of residing in the academic community include:

Enjoy organized activities and presentations centered on academic-based topics

Connect with first-year freshmen with the same academic interest

Experience increased interaction with academic support services and faculty to improve academic success

Discover social interactions with academic-based student organizations to help develop a sense of belonging


How to apply

Apply to a community

Complete and submit the Apply for Housing form


Apply for a Fall 2019 community by completing your housing application in CatPAWS and submitting the $50 prepayment. As you begin the housing application, select the Academic Living Community application. Please contact the Office of Residential Life for questions related to the housing application. For questions on the ALC initiative, please contact the Student Success Center at 660.562.1726.


Community Details


Who Lives in the Community?

The following majors from the School of Health Science and Wellness can live in the Health Science and Wellness Academic Living Community:


Residence Hall

The Health Science and Wellness Academic Living Community is located on the second floor of Tower Suites West.

Tower Suites West offers two-person and four-person living arrangements, which include a private bathroom, main living space and bedrooms. Each floor features a kitchenette, laundry room, lounge and other amenities.


Meet the Academic Coordinators


Dr. Alice Foose

Dr. Alice Foose

Associate Professor

Phone: 660.562.1300
Email: afoose@nwmissouri.edu


Elizabeth Dimmitt

Elizabeth Dimmitt

Senior Instructor

Phone: 660.562.1852
Email: ekeane@nwmissouri.edu