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  • Contacts


    Courtney Stein

    Wellness & Engagement Programs Manager



  • PowerUP Wellness Policies

  • Employee Discounts

    We are pleased to offer University of Houston Staff and Faculty a number of discounts on local products and services.

    Some businesses will want to see your University Faculty/Staff ID; others may want you to print out a coupon or enter a special discount code on their Web site. 

    Special offers are available at:

    • Beneplace - Discounts for State of Texas employees, retirees, and their immediate families
    • Visit for information on discounts available BCBSTX members and to sign up to receive weekly "Featured Deals" emails.
    • LifeMart Member Discount Program, provided through our EAP, provides discounts on a wide variety of merchandise and services including great deals on fitness memberships, waterparks, movie tickets, and even dining discounts.  In addition, try their Online Concierge, Smart Shopper Tips or Coupon Clipper.  Register online and explore the many LifeMart discounts and deals available to you.


    Become a Vendor! Interested in becoming a UH Employee Perks program vendor? First, click the following policy and participation overview link to learn more about the overall program. To apply, click the following participation policy agreement & application form and complete the document in its entirety. Completed forms should then be scanned and emailed to

  • Forms

  • Calendar of PowerUP Events

    PowerUP holds many Employee Wellness events throughout the year.  For more information on these events, please view our Calendar below.  We look forward to seeing you!


  • Cougar Walking Paths

PowerUP Numbers & Stats

  • 0Cost for a virtual MD visit
  • 12Weeks in the Weight Watcher series
  • 6,844Free courses
  • 221,109Free video tutorials
  • 8Hours of Wellness Leave an employee can take each year
  • 30Minutes employees can take 3 times a week for Fitness Release time