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Join the Ellucian 2022 Step Challenge
April 10 - 13, 2022
Engage in some friendly competition with your peers as you work your way up the Leaderboard and earn chances to win prizes.

The Ellucian 2022 Step Challenge starts on Sunday, April 10 at 12:01 am MDT and ends on Wednesday, April 13 at 11:59 pm MDT. 


1) Download the Heka Well app:

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2) Set up your Challenge account

  • Launch the app and choose "Ellucian 2022 Step Challenge" from the list

  • Complete the in-app registration process

  • Pair your step tracker now!

    • Anyone can track their steps using their smartphone* by pairing with Apple Health on iOS or Google Fit on Android. (You must have the Apple Health or Google Fit  app installed on your phone and tracking your steps before pairing.)

    • Heka Well also imports step data from Fitbit, Garmin and Apple Watch.

    • Note: Your steps will only be credited in the Challenge after you first pair your tracker.

3) Start stepping!

  • To sync your step data from your tracker to the Challenge app select "Tap to sync steps" at the top of the Summary screen​.

  • Sync your step data frequently, at least once daily. Some step trackers do not transfer step data that is over 24 hours old.






To support your Challenge goals, scan QR codes at a couple of locations for step bonuses. Once the Challenge has started, press the Bonus Activities** selector in the Heka Well app and choose:


Scan-InUsing the in-app viewer, scan-in QRs at the following locations:

  • Braindate: Participate in one Braindate on the virtual platform and scan the QR code for a one-time boost of 3,500 steps. 

  • Photobooth: Take a picture in a photobooth either in-person or on the virtual platform. Scan the QR code for a one-time boost of 1,500 steps.

Steps may be accumulated both by walking and scanning in for bonus steps. (See above).


Step Level Goals


All participants who reach the following Step Levels will be entered into random drawings for prizes. You will be entered into the drawing only for the highest Step Level you reach. Three (3) random winners will be drawn at each level.

Level 1: 20,000+ steps (avg. 5K steps/day):  Ember Temperature Control Smartmug, 3 random winners
Level 2: 40,000+ steps (avg. 10K steps/day): Apple Airpods Pro, 3 random winners
​Level 3: 80,000+ steps (avg. 20K steps/day): Apple Watch Series 7 | Aluminum Case & Band, 3 random winners


The Leaderboard below (also viewable in the app) rotates among the Top 25 steppers. The Leaderboard is refreshed approximately every 10 minutes once the Challenge has started. 



If you have any questions, visit the Challenge FAQ or email us at

* Supported devices and operating systems

**  Bonus Activities

  1. On the Challenge app's Summary or Leaderboard screen, tap the Bonus Activities selector.

  2. Press the Scan-In button and follow the app instruction to receive your bonus steps. 

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