Peer Wellness Advocates

The University Health Center is excited to announce the return of the Peer Health program Spring 2016!

What is Peer Wellness Advocates?

PWA is a peer-to-peer volunteer organization that provides educational, non-judgmental health information and resources to the UO community. PWA is open to all students at UO.

Benefits of being a member of Peer Wellness Advocates

  • Improved leadership, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Volunteer experience
  • Opportunity to make a difference in the health of UO students
  • Resume enhancement
How to become a volunteer
The priority application deadline for PWA has closed for winter term. If you submitted your application, you will be contacted by health promotion staff to notify you of your application status.

Completion or current enrollment in FHS 407 (spring term) is required to be a volunteer and further instructions will be provided once accepted into the program.

How to contact PWA


If you have questions you may contact Adria Godon-Bynum, Health Promotion Specialist, at