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
Meeting time and location has changed! The meetings are now held on Tuesdays in the Hunton Student Center at 1110 East Broad Street( entrance between Sanger Hall and the McGlothlin Medical Education Center) beginning at 11 a.m. (see schedule below)

MCV On-Campus Meetings
11 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. confidential weigh-in
11:15 to 11:45 a.m. meeting and discussion

Join by January 19 and receive a free Jumpstarter kit ($50 value). Enroll in Weight Watchers (see the details below). Once enrolled, redeem your Jumpstarter kit by going to weightwatchers.com/atworkstarterkit and enter your registration number and shipping address. Complete this step by 2/2/18.

All employees are invited to the below complimentary Weight Watchers webinars.

When: Available On Demand (1 hour)
Topic: Introducing WW Freestyle™ Webinar to Employees
Register Here:  webinar.weightwatchers.com/e/WWFreestyle

When:  Tuesday, January 16th at 1:00pm EST (1 hour)
Topic:  Weight Watchers Experience
Register Here: webinar.weightwatchers.com/s/WWExperience2018

When: Friday, February 9th at 12:00pm EST (1 hour)
Topic: A Transformation Story
Register Here:  webinar.weightwatchers.com/s/Transformation2018

When: Thursday, March 8th at 2:00pm EST (1 hour)
Topic: Chef Ryan – Cutting Time In The Kitchen
Register Here:  webinar.weightwatchers.com/s/CTIK2018

Special Weight Watchers 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 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 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.