About us

About the Health and Wellness Resource Center (HaWRC)

Is balancing life, work, and college getting in the way of your success? Are you looking for support but aren’t sure where to go?

The HaWRC is a one-stop hub connecting UW Bothell and Cascadia students with on-campus and community resources to help you thrive. We are committed to advancing health equity for the UW Bothell and Cascadia College community, so all students are supported in their holistic wellbeing and to persist through college.

United Way Benefits Hub

Through a partnership with the United Way Benefits Hub, we provide students with resource connections, financial coaching, and public benefits enrollment.

Services include:

Book an appointment today!

Contact the HaWRC

Health and Wellness Resource Center

Activities & Recreation Center
ARC 120, Box 358555
18220 Campus Way NE
Bothell, WA 98011

General inquiries:




Photo of Marlee Fischer

Marlee Fischer, MPH

  • Health and Wellness Resource Center Manager
  • 425.352.5190
  • marleef@uw.edu


Dean Wu


Elizabeth Wilmerding, MSW

  • Violence Prevention & Advocacy Program Manager
  • 425.352.3851
  • ewilmerd@uw.edu


Joe Givan

Events & Programs

Public Benefits Enrollment

Enrollment in SNAP/food stamp benefits, Apple Health insurance, and Orca Lift discount cards.

  • Mondays - Wednesdays | 9am - 4pm | ARC-120

Money Mentor Financial Coaching

Receive expert financial coaching from our Money Mentor, who has 20+ years of experience in banking and can help you with financial questions around loans, mortgages, and other topics.

  • Mondays | 9am-4pm | ARC-120