A variety of campus and community resources help Ripon students maintain healthy lifestyles while dealing with the rigors of academic life, challenging personal circumstances and major milestones.
Health Services provides basic health care to all students at no charge, including acute care for illness and emergencies, health and wellness promotion and other proactive health care events and workshops.
Counseling Services also are provided at no charge, and include individual and group counseling, referrals and workshops. Individual and group counseling is designed to help students gain a better understanding of their concerns and assist them in learning to cope more effectively with a variety of issues.
Approximately one-third of all Ripon students participate in varsity level NCAA Division III athletics. In addition, the campus supports a steady roster of intramurals, club sports and physical education courses. Each spring, the College hosts the popular RC² Run/Walk.
Bovay Fitness Center and J.M. Storzer Athletic Center — both equipped with cardio, weight and studio space — and a plethora of campus green spaces are popular fitness destinations for athletes and non-athletes alike.