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HealthY Peer Empowerment (HYPE)

HYPE Peer Educator Internship Program

HealthY Peer Empowerment (HYPE) Peer Educator Interns are a select group of student leaders who promote the health of the DU campus community.  As part of the Health & Counseling Center (HCC) Health Promotion team, HYPE Interns:

  • develop and implement outreach programs regarding pertinent health topics and resources
  • support the education and outreach efforts of the DU Health and Counseling Center
  • serve as liaisons between DU students and campus health professionals

HYPE interns are also required to complete one passion project per academic year.


  • Current University of Denver student in good academic standing
    • HYPE Interns must maintain student status throughout their entire year of service
  • No active or unresolved conduct violations
    • HYPE Interns must remain in good conduct standing throughout their year of service
  • Strong leadership skills and an ability to serve as a proactive and supportive team member
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse communities on campus
  • Passion for improving the health and well-being of the DU student community

Approximately 30-40 hours a quarter, primarily during evening hours

Interested in becoming a hype intern?

The HYPE Internship Program is currently accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year.  Click here to apply and print a copy.

Please deliver application to the HCC Asbury location.

Applications received by April 14th at 8:00AM will be given preference. Positions will remain open until filled.

For more information, contact Amy Wang.