Financial Wellness Peers

Enhance financial wellness on campus by promoting student-focused information and resources.


Who can apply?

Undergraduate or graduate students from any faculty at UBC can apply. Preference is given to students entering their 2nd year and beyond.

No. of positions available8-10
Time commitment

4 – 5 hours per week

*for mandatory time requirements, please review position description

Position description

Financial Wellness Peers Position Description 2020-2021

Skills developed
  • Gain interpersonal, writing and research, and workshop development skills
  • Improve communication skills with peers and professional staff on campus
  • Develop leadership skills and build confidence as a student leader
  • Get training on topics related to enhancing student financial wellness
  • Gain job-related skills and experience needed for personal and academic success
Contact (Cara Low, Enrolment Services Advisor)

Application Process

You will be required to respond to 3 short answer questions as a part of the application: 

1. Why do you want to be involved as a student leader? 

2. What do you hope to learn through the role? 

3. Please identify 2-3 strengths and/or qualities that will help you in the role. Be sure to refer to your past experiences that have helps you develop them. 

Applications are now closed for this role.