Learn more about the Wellness Agents class here!

Student Health Services is excited to unveil the new and improved Wellness Agents (previously Peer Programs 2.0) in Fall 2016.

Mission

To support student success, health and well-being through comprehensive high-impact peer programs. Wellness Agents is grounded in the belief that high quality peer programs foster healthy behaviors, student engagement and success, and overall inclusivity through education, environmental change and advocacy.

Values

  • Student success
  • Evidence and public health theory-based
  • Collaboration
  • Campus-wide multilevel change
  • Social justice and inclusivity
  • Community engagement and community building

Description

Students from all over campus can be involved in making OSU a healthier, more inclusivity community. Peer leaders work with professional faculty in Alcohol, Drug and Violence Prevention; Health Promotion; Survivor Advocacy; Community Relations; and Mental Health. This program is an opportunity to gain professional experience and learn about working in higher education with an awesome team.

How to get involved

  1. Register for H 349 for Fall 2016.
  2. Apply to be a peer leader beginning in Winter 2017.

For more information, please contact Sara Caldwell-Kan at Sara.Caldwell-Kan[at]oregonstate[dot]edu