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CHHS Student Ambassadors


Ambassadors are exemplary students chosen to represent the College of Health and Human Services at University and College sponsored events to assist with recruitment and retention. They serve as an essential point of contact for prospective students through email, phone calls and various outreach events.

When you become an ambassador, you help to shape the next year’s class of Hilltoppers. The role is an important and unique responsibility but can also be a way to meet new friends, make an impact on the lives of others and can add leadership experience to your resume.

 

Duties

  • Act as a representative of CHHS at recruitment and career events
  • Provide campus tours to prospective students, their parents and guests
  • Answer questions about our college and programs at a number of WKU events, including: Topper Orientation Program (TOP), Head for the Hill, career fairs, CHHS college events and more.

 

Requirements

  • Student within the College of Health and Human Services
  • Full-time enrollment as an undergraduate student
  • Sophomore standing or higher (for the semester you intend to serve as an ambassador)
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.75 GPA or higher
  • Attend monthly meetings during academic year
  • Willingness to gain/share knowledge of CHHS and WKU
  • Participate in no fewer than 2 events per semester

 

Benefits

  • College of Health and Human Services apparel
  • Network with students, faculty, and professionals from various CHHS disciplines
  • Develop and apply leadership, communication, and decision-making skills
  • Have fun while interacting with students that have similar interest and goals
  • Provide service that engages you in the life of CHHS and WKU
  • Excellent resume builder 

If that’s not enough, we periodically recognize our top Ambassadors with prizes and other honors. Not to mention, many of our events include free food!

 

Preferred Skills/Knowledge

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills (verbal, written, and presentation)
  • Understands and relates well with multi-generational and multi-cultural individuals
  • Adaptable and flexible, decision making and leadership capability 

 

Current CHHS Ambassadors

students

 

Contact Us

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about the Student Ambassadors program. We look forward to meeting you!

For more information email: chhs@wku.edu 

  

How to Apply?

1. Make sure you meet the requirements for becoming an Ambassador.

2. Complete an Ambassador Application & submit before the application deadline (May 19, 2019)

 

Selection Process

New CHHS Student Ambassadors are selected in May each year. Selected students will serve the following academic year. 

 

 Become an Ambassador!

 


 

Malia Carver
malia.carver@wku.edu | 270.745.2188
Ambassador Coordinator

 


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