Office of Student Life

Student Wellness Center

Wellness Ambassadors

What is a Wellness Ambassador?

Wellness Ambassadors play a vital role in supporting the mission of Student Life, which aims to promote wellness among Ohio State students and their communities. Wellness Ambassadors serve to educate The Ohio State University student body on wellness resources, how to live healthy lifestyles and ways to achieve their goals through educational presentations and campus events. 

How do I Become a Wellness Ambassador?

Please visit our Become a Wellness Ambassador page for more information about recruitment, qualifications and training. 

Why Wellness Ambassadors?

As a Wellness Ambassador you will be able to:

  • Develop skills in program planning, facilitating and public speaking
  • Gain extensive knowledge on wellness related issues facing the college student population
  • Become part of a diverse team of nonjudgmental students dedicated to promoting wellness to peers
  • Connect with professional staff and become involved with campus-wide committees focusing on health, wellness and safety.

Wellness Ambassador Presentations

If you would like to request a wellness presentation, the Wellness Ambassadors want to collaborate! Wellness Ambassadors can provide virtual presentations on the following topics: alcohol, other drugs, stress, nutrition, safer sex, and relationship education and violence prevention. See the Presentations page of our website to learn more.  

Wellness Ambassador Outreach and Events

If you are hosting an event on campus related to health and wellness, the Wellness Ambassadors want to collaborate! Wellness Ambassadors can provide resources and education as well as fun activities to accompany your event. See the Events page of our website to learn more. Email Cate Heaney Gary at for more information on programming options.