Student Volunteers at Watkins Health Services

Student Health Advisory Board

The Student Health Advisory Board (SHAB) is the link between Watkins Health Services (WHS) and the student body.  The student members of SHAB advise and make recommendations to WHS.  They provide input in areas of program design, operation and policy.

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Questions? Please contact:

Peer Health Coordinators

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Peer Health Educators

Peer Health Educators8 are volunteers that provide peer-to-peer health education, under the direction of the Health Education Resource Office. PHEs support healthy lifestyle behaviors and promote those behaviors to their peers. Other benefits of being a PHE include:

  • Increasing knowledge within health and wellness
  • Gaining experience with public speaking
  • Acquiring volunteer hours
  • Networking and making connections

For more information, contact the Peer Health Education Coordinator.



Each KU student has a secure portal for communicating with us:

Login to myWHS 
  • Make Appointments
  • Request Rx Refills
  • View Balances
  • Check Messages
  • View Lab Results
  • and more!

Building Hours

Mon - Fri: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Sat:  12:00 pm-4:00 pm
Sun: Closed

After Hours Care

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