- UH Wellness, a campus wide education and prevention program, promotes healthier choices and a healthier, safer learning environment across all dimensions of wellness, including social, spiritual, intellectual, occupational, physical, and emotional.
•Provide quality outreach programs on wellness topics
•Promote major events in campus-wide programming
•Create quality peer involvement in promoting health and wellness
•Provide consultation to students, faculty, and staff, as well as provide a clearing house of information on health and wellness
•Certified Peer Educator Program with service learning projects
•Academic Coursework: Social Health and Wellness Course (three semester credit hours)
•Health and wellness workshops and psycho-educational support
•Major campus programming and national wellness campaigns
•Information & consultation to students, faculty, and staff
•Electronic newsletters and web-based wellness services
•The Houston-Galveston Consortium for Health and Wellness Promotion
•Alcohol Prevention program, recognized by U.S. Department of Education and NASADAD as a model program
•Referral information and resources on a wide range of health related topics
Certification:The peer educators are certified through the National Bacchus and Gamma Peer Educator Program. Internships are available. Contact UH Wellness.