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Requirements of a Peer Educator


  • Attend 80% of the meetings.
  • All training, retreats, etc. are mandatory.
  • Must maintain 2.5 GPA.

Peer Educators are:

  • On good standing with the university.
  • Leaders in promoting health/wellness on our campus and community.
  • A role-model for our peers.
  • Dedicated, passionate, non-judgmental, and open minded.
  • Team players working together towards a common goal.

Value and know my role as a peer educator

  • Grant individuals with respect and dignity.
  • Strive to understand diversity in all its forms.

Value and know my role as a caring helper

  • Offer opportunities for people to explore thoughts and feelings.
  • Offer myself as a link between students and professional services on campus.
  • Maintain confidentiality.

Value and know my role as an educator

  • Learn as much as possible about the issues that affect my peers.
  • Complete my commitments (staff meetings, program requirements, training).

Value and know my role as an individual

  • Understand that my primary responsibility is to myself.

Value and know my role as a role model

  • Make decisions in my own life that are positive and healthy.
  • Challenge myself to continue my own physical, mental, and emotional growth.

Value and know my role as a contributing group member

  • Work together on awareness events and group presentation opportunities.
  • Perform community service to help make my community a better place to live.

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