The Wellness Center provides a holistic approach to the care of students by incorporating the whole person including; mind, body and spirit. The Wellness Center works closely with other departments on campus to provide programs and events of subject interest to students. Programs have been offered in transition to college life, relaxation skills, stress management, assertiveness training, herbal supplements, issues concerning weight and health fairs. A grant funded smoking prevention program is highly active on campus.  There is no charge for most services received in the Wellness center.

The Wellness Center is located on the lower garden level of the Haid Theatre. Hours of the Wellness Center are 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday when classes are in session.

Contact Information

Melanie Eckstein

Health Services 704-461-6877
Counseling Services 704- 461-5081
Wellness Center E-mail

Health Service Staff

Melanie Eckstein, FNP-BC
Director of Health Services

Sue Stipanovic, RN, BSN
College Nurse

Beth Passer, RN, BSN
College Nurse


Alyson Pompeo-Fargnoli - Counseling Services is here to help and support our students.

Counseling Services Staff

Alyson Pompeo-Fargnoli, PhD, LPC, SAC, NCC
Director of Counseling Services

Sr. Carolyn Coll, RSM, MSW, LCSW
College Counselor

Administrative Staff and Front Desk

Tina Morgan, Administrative Assistant


Sr. Carolyn Call