University of Minnesota
Office of Human Resources

Tobacco Pledge

Brief Overview

  • Earn 25 Wellness Points: Pledge online that you have not used tobacco within the past six months.
  • Get started: Take the pledge after logging in to StayWell Online
  • Deadline to complete: August 31, 2014

As a non-tobacco user, when you pledge that you have not used tobacco within the past six months—in other words, you are and have been 100 percent tobacco-free for a minimum of six months, you can earn 25 points for your Wellness Points Bank. Take the pledge no later than August 31, 2014, to earn 25 points.

UPlan members can find the pledge on StayWell Online, the website which hosts the wellness assessment and your assessment results.

Having trouble finding the non-tobacco user pledge on the StayWell website? For assistance in locating the pledge, follow these step-by-step instructions:

  • Go to: StayWell Online and login
  • Click on the My Points Bank tab
  • Locate the non-tobacco user pledge among the Wellness Points Bank activities
  • Enter the current date (i.e., the day on which you are pledging that you do not use tobacco or tobacco products)

Wellness Points Bank Coins

Start  October 1, 2013, to earn points for lower Premiums in 2015

Deadline: August 31, 2014
Non-tobacco Users Pledge (25 points).
The pledge is available on StayWell Online.

Need assistance?

Wellness Points Bank
  • StayWell HelpLine: 866-341-1170
  • Email:
  • 4-UOHR Phone Center:
    • 612-624-8647
    • 800-756-2363

Wellness Points Bank At-a-Glance

  • Check out the many activity options on the Wellness Points Bank chart (pdf)
  • Find out more information in the Wellness Points Banks overview (pdf)