Wellness Ambassador Program

Who are Wellness Ambassadors?

Wellness Ambassadors are a group of students who serve as a liaison between the Office of Student Wellness & Development and other students on and off campus to help promote health and well-being by assisting in designing, promoting, and participating in health events and campaigns on campus.


  • Be a sophomore, junior, or senior attending UCA
  • Maintain a 2.8 GPA
  • Strong communication skills and a passion for educating and helping others.


  • Assist with the planning, publicizing, and implementation of wellness events.
  • Collaborate and build partnerships with student organizations, groups, and departments on campus.
  • Contribute ideas for making programs more successful and reach more students.
  • Volunteer at programs, events, and coordinate wellness activities.
  • Act as a positive role model for living a healthy lifestyle.

Benefits of being a Wellness Ambassador:

  • Develop skills in program planning, facilitation, and public speaking.
  • Gain extensive knowledge about various health concerns affecting college students.
  • Become part of a diverse team of students dedicated to promoting wellness to peers.
  • Gain experience for your resume.


  • Attend bi-weekly meetings the 1st and 3rd Tuesday during x-period
  • Volunteer a minimum of 20 hours a semester (this includes planning sessions, presentations, health programs, and promotion activities).
  • You must attend the Fall training on August 20, 2019.

How many are there?

Fifteen to twenty students will be selected. This number may increase each year as the program expands.

Interested in a Leadership Role? Leadership Team Descriptions

How to become a Wellness Ambassador?

Online applications are available on Orgsync from March 20th through April 10th. Application

If you have questions contact Jenna Davidson at jdavidson@uca.edu.