About the UHC Peer Programs
Peer Programs are experiential learning opportunities for undergraduate students at the University of Maryland. Peers specialize in different content areas and activities, but all are responsible for educating, serving, and improving the wellness of University of Maryland community members.
University Health Center Peer Programs include:
Campus Advocates Respond and Educate (CARE) to Stop Violence Peer Programs address power-based violence, such as sexual assault, relationship violence, sexual harassment, and stalking. CARE offers three Peer Programs:
- Peer Education
- Peer Advocacy
- Peer Outreach
CARE to Stop Violence
Applications for the 2023-2024 CARE Peer Programs (Advocacy, Education and Outreach) open January 30.
Current undergraduate students may apply. Applications accepted during the 2022-23 academic year are for admission to the program during the 2023-24 academic year. All three peer programs are year long, six credit courses.
Applications close March 5, 2023. If you have a preference for a program, please indicate your preference in the space provided on the application.
- For questions regarding Peer Advocacy, please email Christina Jay at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- For questions regarding Peer Education, please email Laura Widener at email@example.com.
- For questions regarding Peer Outreach, please email Grace Fansler Boudreau at firstname.lastname@example.org.