Student Services | Umemba Health Academy

Student Resource Center

The UHA Student Resource Center helps students reach their education and career goals through individualized support, personalized career advising, internship opportunities, and resources that helps students begin to build a professional network! The Resource Center is available for all students enrolled in a CHW certification course.


UHA students receive 1:1 mentoring sessions with UHA faculty every 3 weeks to assess for challenges and ensure understanding of training content for comprehension. Mentoring is  mandatory for all enrolled students. 


A virtual graduation cermony is held annually in the Spring or Summer.  Students that satisfactorily complete their course of study and satisfy all financial obligations can apply to participate in graduation.  Applications are sent by the instructor.  

Career Services

We assist our students with the tools and resources that make it easier to find, apply for, and keep a job. Career services are available for all students enrolled into any course of study at Umemba Health Academy. 

Student Awards

UHA students have the opportunity to earn special awards while pursuing their courses of study. Specific awards that can be achieved are Perfect Attendance, Student of the Month, and Academic Excellence Awards. Students can also nominate their peers, preceptors, instructor, or themselves for Special Recognition.

Internship Placement

Some students will be required to complete field experience hours for their preferred course of study. Internship placement assistance and the UHA Internship Toolkit is available to assist students in securing internship opportunities.