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Student Ambassadors

The College of Social & Behavioral Science (CSBS) Ambassador program is looking for a diverse group of individuals who are passionate about their studies in CSBS and want to share that passion by connecting with students both in person and through social media. Ambassadors attend and create events, as well as help with campus projects to spread the word about majors and opportunities in CSBS.

Earn a scholarship for working with CSBS!
Scholarship of $500 for Fall semester and $500 for Spring semester toward tuition based on experiential learning
Additional funding available for ambassadors who also help during the summer semester (optional)

 

Eligibility:

  • Must be a degree-seeking student
  • Must be registered for courses (full or part-time) in Fall and Spring semester
  • Must be in good academic and disciplinary standards with the University of Utah
  • Be a declared major in the College of Social & Behavioral Science

 

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DEADLINE IS FEBRUARY 5, 2018 FOR 2018-2019 ACADEMIC YEAR AMBASSADORS

Application Deadline: February 5, 2018

Interviews:  February 20-23, 2018

Decision Day: March 1, 2018

Welcome Day: March 31, 2018

Time Commitment

  • Required minimum 60 hours for Fall semester and 60 hours for spring semester
  • Time commitment is dictated by events during the Fall and Spring semesters (evening and weekend events expected as well)
  • New Student Orientations during June and July provides an additional scholarship towards tuition (optional)

CSBS Ambassador Team Meetings

  • One hour per month (about 4 a semester)

Individual Check In

  • One hour time block once a semester (more if needed)

Fall Semester Retreat

  • Saturday during the 1st week of school during the Fall semester

Spring Semester Social

  • Near end of Spring semester (based on schedule)

One Original Ambassador Event

  • One a semester. Created by the ambassador team.

 

Duties:

  • Representing the University of Utah and the College of Social & Behavioral Science (CSBS) at recruitment and campus events
  • Planning, promoting and increasing involvement in student events and opportunities
  • Providing feedback on university, college and department initiatives
  • Participating in occasional photo shoots for promotional materials for the College of Social & Behavioral Science
  • Advising prospective students and parents (in person and through email and social media) relating to the University of Utah and the College of Social & Behavioral Science’s academic programs, faculty, physical facilities, social opportunities and student services
  • Attending required monthly meetings
  • Using CSBS social media by taking pictures, using Instagram and Facebook stories and contributing to posts in order to share information widely
  • Attending special alumni events such as: dean’s distinguished speaker series, scholarship receptions and award ceremonies
  • Overall, demonstrating sincerity, enthusiasm, credibility, interested and helpfulness in all aspects of the Student Ambassador position

Questions? Contact us at undergraduate.advising@csbs.utah.edu

Meet our Ambassadors 2017-2018







2016-2017 Student Ambassador Team

2015-2016 Student Ambassador Team

Last Updated: 1/8/18