Wellness Ambassadors

HealthyU is adding a new way for UD faculty and staff to support the health and well-being of the University community as Wellness Ambassadors.  If wellness is a high priority for you and you are willing to share your enthusiasm with your co-workers, please consider becoming a Wellness Ambassador! The primary roles of volunteer ambassadors are to champion university-wide wellness initiatives in their units, buildings or academic departments, by encouraging co-workers to actively participate in HealthyU programs and to lead by personal example. Ambassadors also provide feedback and input from their units to program staff as a way of improving future wellness offerings.

Requirements:

  • Current full-time UD faculty or staff member
  • Interest, time* and energy to engage in and promote health and wellness activities
  • Commitment to serve as a role model for health and wellness
  • Support from supervisor to engage in wellness mentor role
  • Complete Wellness Ambassador application
  • Attend 1 meeting each semester
  • Review and share monthly program updates from the HealthyU office
  • Commitment of one year in the role

    * (approximately 1 hour/month)

How to become a Wellness Ambassador:

1. Read about the Role of Wellness Ambassadors. Be sure you are willing and able to fulfill the expectations.

2. Submit an application. You may do this online with a Qualtrics survey, or download a print version. Wellness staff will contact you once your application is received.