Student Leadership Opportunities:
Health Promotion & Wellness (HPW) provides you with the tools and resources to help you make choices toward a healthy, successful, and fulfilling life with the opportunity to develop your leadership to foster a culture of wellness for the community.
You can help facilitate workshops, conduct presentations, develop new programs, lead marketing campaigns and assist with health and wellness activities. You can get involved in many ways based on your interest and availability. See below for more information.
The Student Leader Program is a paid position for one academic year that provides meaningful professional development training, networking, skill-building, and health education opportunities for SF State students.
The Ambassador Program is a volunteer program that provides opportunities for SF State students to be involved in health and wellness activities on campus and requires a minimum of four hours per month for one semester.
The Student Health Advisory Committee (SHAC) is a committee of students, staff, and faculty that advise the University on the delivery of health programs and services on campus with the goal of enhancing student health and wellness. The SHAC members include students, staff from the student health service fee-funded units, one faculty member, a designee of the Vice President of SAEM, and the three student health service fee-funded Directors (non-voting members).
Active Minds is a student organization on campus that aims to:
- Increase awareness of mental health and mental health illness
- Provide information and resources regarding mental health and mental illness
- Encourage students to seek help as soon as it is needed
- Serve as liaison between students and the mental health community