Clark Atlanta University Learn Lead Change

Peer Education

Student Health Services
223 James P. Brawley Dr., S.W.
Atlanta, Georgia 30314
(404) 880-8322
(404) 880-6010 (fax)


Peer Education

H-PEERS program is the peer-to-peer education unit of Student Health Services. Peer health educators are a trained group of students who raise awareness, provide education, and are a resource to other students on a variety of health issues.  H-PEERS outreach program is designed to meet the health education needs of the CAU community.


Requirements for Acceptance

Students wishing to participate in the H-PEER program must meet the following criteria:

  • Maintain a GPA of 2.5 (cumulative) or better
  • Serve a maximum of 4 hours a week
  • Complete the H-PEER application
  • Submit a written essay detailing why you would like to join the program
  • Submit a letter of recommendation from a faculty and staff member
  • Interview with the H-PEERS advisor


Students should possess a genuine desire to make a difference in the lives of others and possess good written and verbal skills.