Student Wellness Advisory Board

Who are we?

SWAB stands for Student Wellness Advisory Board. The purpose of the Student Wellness Advisory Board is to promote student participation in overall wellness on campus. In addition, SWAB serves Pepperdine University in the following ways:

Wellness Advocates on Campus

  • Promotes awareness of the Student Health Center, the Counseling Center, Title IX and the services provided by each.
  • Lobbies for the Student Health Center, the Counseling Center, Title IX and their policies on campus

Advisors to the Student Health Center, the Counseling Center, and Title IX

  • Advises on Health Center, Counseling Center, and Title IX policy, services, and budgetary spending
  • Monitors student feedback related to each of these departments

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Mission

The goal of SWAB is to seek diverse student representation, to serve as an important liaison between the Student Health Center, the Counseling Center, Title IX,  and the student body, and to assist in promoting the general health and well-being of Pepperdine students by facilitating, publicizing, and improving wellness on campus.

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Interested in becoming a SWAB member?

Membership in the Student Wellness Advisory Board is open to any Pepperdine student who is interested in health and wellness on campus.

All members are encouraged to attend all meetings.

For students who want to be active but cannot attend all general meetings, it will be their responsibility to contact the president for updates.

Job Description

  • Recommend changes in all wellness services' programs of service, based on the best interest of the student body
  • Serve as liaison between the student body and the wellness departments to promote overall wellness and good health throughout the Pepperdine community
  • Act as a mechanism for which students can present their evaluations and grievances regarding the Student Health Center, the Counseling Center, or Title IX

Application process/deadline

Students interested in joining SWAB, please email club adviser Rebecca Roldan at rebecca.roldan@pepperdine.edu  for more information on how to proceed.

Meeting time

TBD

Academic requirements

Minimum GPA of 2.5

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Questions, Comments, or Requests

Please direct any SWAB related questions to club advisors Rebecca Roldan at rebecca.roldan@pepperdine.edu.  

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