Weight Watchers

VCU employees who participate in the Commonwealth of Virginia's "Weight Watchers at Work" program meet weekly on each campus. Meetings usually last about 30 to 45 minutes and members are encouraged to attend, however, if schedule conflicts occur, members can stop by to weigh in or attend a community meeting.

On-Campus Meetings

Monroe Park Campus
Meetings are held on Tuesdays beginning at 12:15 p.m. in Harris Hall, room 5173. 

MCV Campus
Please note changes below! MCV Campus Weight Watchers members have some new options available.

MCV On-Campus Meetings
2:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. - confidential weigh-in
2:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. -  meeting and discussion

September 5
Main Hospital, first floor, Room M1-427

September 12
Main Hospital, first floor, Room M1-426

September 19, 26
Main Hospital, first floor, Room M1-427

October 3
Main Hospital, first floor, Room M1-426

October 10
Main Hospital, the Learning Center

October 17, 24, 31, November 7
Main Hospital, first floor, Room M1-427

November 14
Main Hospital, first floor, Room M1-426

November 21, 28, December 5
Main Hospital, first floor, Room M1-427

December 12
Main Hospital, first floor, Room M1-422

December 19
Main Hospital, first floor, Room M1-427

December 26
no meeting

 

 

Special Pricing Is Available to both VCU and VCU Health System employees:

For university employees eligible for health care coverage
Sign up for the monthly Weight Watchers' pass by visiting https://wellness.weightwatchers.com and entering Company ID 63569 and Passcode WW63569. New members may join anytime using the monthly pass. To search for a meeting, log on at the link above and enter zip code 23284 (for Monroe Park Campus meetings) or 23298 (for MCV Campus meetings).

Special pricing is available for state employees, spouses and adult dependents. University employees eligible to participate in the health benefits program may also be reimbursed for half the cost of Weight Watchers' services, once they have completed the program requirements.

  • Reimbursement for half the cost of Weight Watchers' services (before taxes) is available only to employees currently eligible to enroll in state health plans. Note: reimbursement is not available to retirees, spouses or dependents of employees or retirees, or to Local Choice health plan members.
  • To be reimbursed, employees must complete the reimbursement form and fulfill participation requirements. Click here for more information including the current reimbursement schedule.

Questions? Contact Debbie Fitzgerald at (804) 828-1521 or worklife@vcu.edu.

For VCU Health System employees: 
VCU Health employees can sign up for the monthly Weight Watchers' pass by visiting https://wellness.weightwatchers.com and entering Company ID 11341635 and Passcode WW11341635. Since the on-campus meetings are not listed on the portal, just sign up for any meeting location and bring the monthly pass with you to the on-campus meeting.  (Please note that you will be asked to enter your workplace information.  Choose "Employee" as the type and use your hospital windows login ID as the ID requested.) Questions regarding the VCU Health Weight Watchers enrollment should be directed to Sharon Jahn at (804) 827-1689 or sharon.jahn@vcuhealth.org.

 

Summer Weight Watchers Promotions

Better Together Sweepstakes (May 15-October 31). Current members are invited to refer co-workers to join them on their Weight Watchers journey. For every co-worker that a member refers, the referring member will receive an entry into the sweepstakes. The more co-workers each member refers, the greater their chance of winning.

What's Your Summer Vision (June 4-September 2). This promotion will teach members how regular meeting attendance and visualizing the life you want can be a launch pad to success. The topics discussed at weekly meetings will align with this 13-week promotion to help members identify their goals, increase their self-awareness and boost their motivation. Each current member who attends 11 out of the 13 meetings will receive an exclusive Weight Watchers Summer Vision award.

 

Weight Watchers invites employees to the below complimentary webinars.  You do not have to be a current Weight Watchers member to attend. Each webinar lasts for one hour. If you are unable to attend, you will be sent a recorded link after the event to view at your convenience.

Wednesday, July 19, 3 p.m.
Topic: Wholesome cooking techniques with Chef Ryan
Click here to register

Tuesday, August 15. 2 p.m.
Topic: Weight Watchers for Diabetes
Click here to register

Thursday, August 24, 1 p.m.
A Transformation Story with Lisa Shaub
Click here to register

Thursday, September 14, 1 p.m.
Weight Watchers Experience
Click here to register