Wellness outreach ambassadors are engaged, passionate and enthusiastic about wellness. These students serve as role models and advocates of wellness and their unwavering commitment to inspiring their peers to live balanced and well lives furthers the mission and vision of wellness at NC State.
Whether serving as wellness coaches, wellness assistants or wellness champions, our wellness outreach ambassadors positively impact our culture of wellness at NC State and engage in experiences that foster lasting personal success and holistic wellness for themselves and our community.
Benefits of Being a Wellness Outreach Ambassador
- Receive ongoing support and development from a team of caring peers and invested professionals within Wellness and Recreation.
- Make a positive impact on campus while working alongside people who are also motivated, driven and passionate about wellness.
- Expand your personal and professional leadership toolkit by honing your intrapersonal awareness, interpersonal communication, teamwork, public speaking and helping skills.
- Develop and strengthen your professional network on campus and beyond
Wellness coaches provide NC State students with the support and encouragement necessary to develop behaviors for a healthier lifestyle. These students take a holistic approach to discovering how personal wellness impacts student success, strengths, values and goals. Whether working with their peers around issues of time management, stress management, sleep, resiliency, goal setting or a host of other areas of wellness, our coaches work to increase self-efficacy and inspire a well and balanced life among the NC State Wolfpack.
Interested in becoming a wellness coach? We offer a health coach certification through the American Council on Exercise (ACE).
Wellness assistants provide outreach to the entire Wolfpack community through high-impact programming and educational sessions. These students embody a passion and commitment to creating a culture of wellness within our student body. Wellness assistants provide engaging, innovative, inclusive workshops and programs that meet the needs of their peers. Whether busting fitness and wellness myths, educating students about the importance of adequate sleep or facilitating practice about time management and happiness, our wellness assistants help create and maintain and healthy and well Wolfpack community.
Student Wellness Champions
NC State student wellness champions promote wellness, lead activities, share wellness resources and work to motivate their peers to make healthy lifestyle choices. Serving as a student wellness champion is a great opportunity to improve the health and wellbeing of students and their communities.