Health Education & Promotion

Health education for the campus community is provided by a Peers Advocating Wellness for Students (PAWS) - a student-led peer health education program.

Promoting a Healthy Lifestyle and Healthy Choices

Professional SHS staff and peer educators in PAWS collaborate to create a healthier environment at Assumption.


  • Information and resources on a variety of health topics such as nutrition, physical activity, social health, healthy relationships, stress management, sexual violence and sleep management.
  • Addressing the most critical prevention needs of students
  • Advocating for policy, procedural and environmental changes that benefit the campus community
  • Educational programs in classrooms and around the campus
  • Coordinating campus-wide health promotion activities in collaboration with other departments.


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