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Student Ambassadors

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF BECOMING A CSBS STUDENT AMBASSADOR?
  • Scholarship of $500 for Fall semester and $500 for Spring semester toward tuition based on experiential learning.
  • Development of personal growth, self-esteem, leadership skills and a professional resume.
  • Experience in public relations and interpersonal skills which helps develop confidence vital to future success in job interviews and career advancement.
  • Broaden networks among University of Utah and College of Social & Behavioral Science alumni, faculty, staff, students, and administration. 
WHAT DUTIES ARE PERFORMED BY CSBS STUDENT AMBASSADORS?
  • Representing the University of Utah and the College of Social & Behavioral Science 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 calling campaigns) 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 weekly meetings.
  • Attending special alumni events such as, dean’s distinguished speaker series, scholarship receptions, and award ceremonies.
  • Overall, demonstrating sincerity, enthusiasm, credibility, interest, and helpfulness in all aspects of the Student Ambassador position.
TIME COMMITMENT FOR EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING AS A CSBS STUDENT AMBASSADOR?
  • Required minimum 60 hours for Fall semester and 60 hours for Spring semester.
  • Time commitment is dictated by events during Fall and Spring semesters.
  • New Student Orientations during June and July provides an additional scholarship towards tuition.  This experiential learning is optional for the summer.
ELIGIBILITY
  • Must be a degree seeking student.
  • Must be registered for courses (full or part time) during Fall and Spring semesters.
  • Must be in good academic standing with the University of Utah.
  • Must be a declared major in the College of Social & Behavioral Science.
  • Complete a Student Ambassador Application Packet (avaialble in January). 
SELECTION CRITERIA INCLUDE:
  • Dedication to the Ambassador team and ability to commit necessary time to college events and projects
  • Sincere desire and enthusiasm to represent the University of Utah and the College of Social & Behavioral Science.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Listens and relates to people of different backgrounds, values and age groups.
  • Ability to make a positive first impression and to adapt to a variety of situations.
  • Ability to work well with others including being mature, accountable and dependable.
 

2016-2017 CSBS Student Ambassadors












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About the CSBS Student Ambassador Team

The CSBS Ambassadors will assist the College in a number of strategic activities including:

•Student Recruitment
•Student Engagement
•Student Philanthropy
•Career Placement


 

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Last Updated: 3/15/17