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College of Arts and Sciences Ambassadors

CAS Ambassadors serve for recruitment and education efforts with the College of Arts and Sciences. Primary responsibilities include:

  • Attending Admissions events on behalf of the College of Arts and Sciences
  • Assisting with campus visits for advising and academic meetings
  • Enrollment in and successful completion of the Ambassador training course
  • Providing the Dean with feedback and student perspectives

To be considered, applicants must have successfully completed one semester of coursework in the College of Arts and Sciences with at least a 2.75 GPA at the time of application. Applicants must be full-time, degree-seeking undergraduate students with a declared primary major in the College of Arts and Sciences. Exceptions may be made for Exploratory students or students with a secondary major in Arts and Sciences based on circumstances. See the Ambassador coordinator for more information.

There is a mandatory Fall Training Retreat in August.
Applicants unable to attend this event will not be selected.

Desired qualifications:

  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Public speaking experience
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Independence and reliability

The CAS Ambassador Program is an opportunity for students to gain professional experience by serving as official representatives of the college. For that reason, other requirements include:

  • Minimum commitment of 30 hours per semester (including training and travel)
  • Close communication with the department/program of your major
  • Strong ethical character when sharing information on behalf of the college
  • Responsible use of digital communications, including email and social media

The college rewards Ambassadors for their hard work and service in the following ways:

  • New Ambassadors will be paid $9.00/hour
  • Business cards and promotion materials will be provided
  • Spring appreciation dinner
  • CAS Ambassador uniform (2 polos and 1 jacket) purchased by the college

Return your completed application with supporting documents to Arts & Sciences Advising Services located in 313 Ayres Hall.

College of Arts & Sciences Ambassador Application

The FINAL DEADLINE to turn in the fully completed Ambassador Application is 5:00 pm EST on Wednesday, February 28th, 2018.

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