University Services

UH Wellness

CRWC 1038

713-743-5430
www.uh.edu/welness

The mission of UH Wellness is to empower students, faculty and staff to make safe and healthy decisions by delivering comprehensive and diverse programs and services that address all dimensions of wellness.

Goals

  • To facilitate student development and the student learning process
  • To strengthen collaboration and networking within the university and surrounding community
  • To utilize research-based, theory-driven prevention models
  • To promote comprehensive campus wellness
  • To promote staff progression towards advanced professional competencies

Services

  • Certified Peer Educator Program with Service Learning Projects
  • Health and Wellness Workshops
  • Health Promotion Events and National Wellness Campaigns
  • Wellness and Health Coaching
  • Information & Consultation to Students, Faculty, and Staff
  • Houston-Galveston Consortium for Health and Wellness Promotion
  • Alcohol, Other Drugs and Violence Prevention
  • Sexual Violence Prevention and Response
  • Cohort Based Risk Management Programs
  • Clearinghouse for Health and Wellness Education and Materials
  • Campus Wide Wellness Assessment

Certification

The peer educators are certified through the National Bacchus network Peer Educator Program which is now an integrated initiative of NASPA (National Association of Student Personnel Administrators). Internships are available. Contact UH Wellness.