Peer Health Educators

The Peer Health Educators are UMBC undergraduate students who are highly trained in various health related topics, especially those that are pertinent to college students at UMBC. They can provide your class, residence hall, organization, etc. with a variety of health education programs.

Programs we offer

Please see our Program Menu for a listing of our most popular programs.

To request a program, please fill out our Program Request Form and send it in to our office. You may also call 410-455-1558, email or stop by our Office of Health Education to speak with a staff member.

The Peer Health Educators can earn 3 academic credits per semester in Social Work (SOWK) for their participation in the program. Students may earn a maximum of 12 credits through the Peer Health Education Program. If you are interested in applying for the Peer Health Education Program, please contact us at 410-455-1558 or