Health Promotion Services

ATTENTION New Undergraduate Students

Updated information on AlcoholEDU for College and Sexual Assault Prevention for Undergraduates programs chosen for new undergraduate students.  The original date to launch both programs was August 17, 2020.  We received word that there will be a delay in having these programs ready.  New students received an e-mail to your KU e-mail account on August 12, 2020.

Unfortunately, at this time, we cannot provide you with a timeline.  When new dates are available, we will be mindful as you experience your start at Kutztown University.  In advance, we thank you for your understanding.  I will keep you updated through your Kutztown e-mail account.

If you do not receive an e-mail, please contact KUPreventionEducation@kutztown.edu

Brochures:  currently being updated

Open Student Employment Positions:  We are building our Wellbeing Peer Educator Team for the new academic year. and positions are posted on Handshake Jobs and Careers to apply

Opportunities

MISSION

Health Promotion and Alcohol & Other Drug (HPAOD) Services seeks to enhance student academic success and foster a healthy collegiate environment by providing programs and services that promote wellness, reduce harm, and support responsible decision-making practices.

GOALS

  • Develop awareness and cultivate involvement regarding campus Alcohol & Other Drugs issues for students to make healthy choices.
  • Develop collaborations that promote inclusiveness.
  • Enable more students to access prevention programs that prepare them for life, career, and responsibilities of citizenship.

Health Promotion and Alcohol & Other Drug Services' vision is "Striving for a healthy collegiate environment that supports students' success." 

Our team of dedicated personnel includes the director, alcohol & other drug graduate assistant, health promotion graduate assistant, Kutztown living graduate assistance and four undergraduate peer educators. 

We have training opportunities for students.  Students can build their co-curricular experiences with new chance to be trained in an online Peer Certification Program and Step UP! a bystander awareness program.

Through programs and events HPAOD Services provides interactive and cultivating experiences where students can raise their awareness of health and wellness through opportunities, programs, services, and events.