Wellness Education Services

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Opportunities for Students

There are many ways a student can get involved with Wellness; from work study positions to internship placements, peer education and graduate placements, you can have an impact on the health and wellness of our campus. Inquire early.

Internships/Field Placements

Internships are available for course credit or volunteer hours under our health promotion focus areas. We also accept placements from the School of Social Work, School of Public Health and Health Professions, Graduate School of Education and other academic departments. For more information, please contact us.

Health & Wellness Peer Educators

Peer educators can help create a positive, healthy campus environment. These are active opportunities to directly impact the campus community through advocacy, education, outreach, and awareness raising events. More information on the peer educator program.

Health & Wellness Minor

Provides a foundation in the concepts of health promotion and wellness education. The minor includes courses related to prevention, health maintenance and health education, within the context of health and wellness promotion for diverse populations. The courses coordinated through the Wellness office are:

For more info about the wellness minor and a list of electives to complete the rest of the needed credits, go to the School of Public Health and Health Professions. External Site Link Icon

Work Study / Student Assistantships / Graduate Assistantships

These are employment opportunities for students. Duties and availability of positions vary dependent on current program needs

Wellness Education Services | 114 Student Union | University at Buffalo | Buffalo, NY 14260-2100 | Tel: (716) 645-2837 | Fax: (716) 645-6234 | Contact: Sherri Darrow | E-Mail: General