Office of Student Life

Student Wellness Center

Become a Wellness Coach

Interested in Becoming a Wellness Coach?

The online application to become a wellness coach at Ohio State will re-open AU 18 semester, and the next training will take place SP 19 semester.

Wellness Coach Prerequisites:

  • Must be affiliated with The Ohio State University (student, staff, or faculty)
  • Undergraduate students must be rising 3rd years or older
  • GPA of 2.5 or greater
  • Strong communication skills and a passion for educating and helping others
  • Previous coaching experience is not necessary

Wellness Coach Expectations:

  • Commit to volunteering for at least 2 semesters as a wellness coach
  • Coach a minimum of 3 hours (3 sessions) a week once fully trained
  • Be available for a monthly, 2 hour group supervision meeting as well as a monthly, 30-minute 1:1 meeting with supervisor
  • Attend additional ongoing trainings scheduled throughout the semester

To learn more about becoming a wellness coach, please contact