The Student Health Ambassadors (SHAs) are peer educators committed to improving health and wellness at BU. 

SHAs are trained by professionals on the topics of mental health, sleep, substance use, sexual health, and issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion in the wellness space.

SHAs have opportunities to:

  • Assist with programs and events like Condom Fairy.
  • Provide feedback and consultation on department initiatives
  • Conduct community outreach
  • Facilitate conversations with BU students
  • Be featured in campus-wide communications
  • Raise awareness about health and wellness resources

There are many benefits to being a Student Health Ambassador.
BU students share that they like:

  • Being part of a community of like-minded peers
  • Receiving training and education in various wellness topics
  • Gaining skills in communication, team work, and program planning
  • Strengthening their resume through this professional experience

Positions pay a competitive hourly rate for 4 to 6 hours per week. Commitment is for the full 2022-2023 academic year. No prior health experience is required. Open to all BU undergraduate students.

The application for the 2022-2023 academic year is now closed.