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Wellness Center

Health Club Reimbursement

The MSU Wellness Center is a participating club in the Sanford Health Plan Health Club Reimbursement Program. Wellness Center members who enroll in the program are eligible to receive a $20-a-month reimbursement for membership fees. Individuals must work out at least 12 days per month to receive their credit.

Upon enrolling, be prepared to provide the following:

  • Name, contact information, and date of birth
  • University ID number
  • Sanford Health Plan information from current card.
  • Checking or savings account routing and account numbers. These numbers are generally found on the bottom of a check or deposit slip that is used by financial institutions to transfer funds and complete transactions.

There are 2 steps in the enrollment process:

Step 1. Enroll with Sanford Health bWell.

  • Go to
  • Click Create an Account.
  • Click Agree to the License Agreement.
  • Enter the required information from your member ID card and click Next.
    • *Must include full name from your card, this includes your middle name if it is listed.
  • Create your username and password and click Next.
  • Click Continue if you wish to receive your Explanation of Benefits (EOB) online.
  • Click Agree to the Online Terms.
  • Then access bWell and take your online Health Assessment
    • (Sanford Health Plan will import your name and information into bWell for online registration.)
  • Click NDPERS Dakota Wellness Program (toward the top of the page)
  • Click bWell Health Management Tool in the drop-down box.
  • Click the box that says Health Assessment.
    • The Health Assessment must be completed annually.

Step 2. Create your NIHCArewards  Account

  • click the NIHCArewards link.
  • Once you reach the NIHCArewards link, under Member Options choose, First Time Enrollment.
    • (The NIHCArewards link is not part of MSU or Sanford web sites. Credits are handled by NIHCA Financial Services.) SAVE YOUR LOGIN and PASSWORD. You will need these if you need to edit your account.
  1. Enter your Sanford Health ID#
  2. In the section titled Fitness Center Barcode, enter your 9 digit Fitness Center ID number. This is simply your 7 digit MSU ID# (1234567) + 01 = 123456701
  3. Enter the checking or savings account routing and account numbers from the bottom of your check.

Are you returning to the Fitness Center Reimbursement?

If you need to change something on your account, DO NOT SET UP A SECOND NIHCArewards ACCOUNT. Please email