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Exploratory Student Ambassadors


Exploratory Student Ambassadors

The application for the 2017-2018 year has closed. Please check back next year to apply for the 2018-2019 school year.


The Exploratory Student Ambassadors are student volunteers dedicated to representing the Exploratory Program at Western Kentucky University and supporting Exploratory/Undeclared students. The group is comprised of students who wish to provide leadership and serve as peer mentors for students who have not declared a major.


Exploratory Student Ambassadors will be expected to participate in the following:

  • Serve as peer mentors for Exploratory/Undeclared students
  • Communicate with mentees at least once a month through email or text and arrange one meet-up per month
  • Assist with WKU’s Topper Orientation Program (TOP) and MASTER Plan
  • Promote and help set-up or facilitate Exploratory events and programs including the Majors and Minors Fair
  • Meet with and communicate with current Exploratory students on choosing a major


  • Must have at least a 2.5 GPA
  • Must be enrolled in at least 12 hours or a full-time student
  • Must have the ability to attend required training(s)
  • Must have the ability to attend at least 2 events each semester, in addition to a portion of MASTER Plan in August and September 19 for the Majors and Minors Fair


  • Network with students, faculty, staff, and alumni from all over WKU
  • Complete volunteer hours and gain leadership experience to add to your resume
  • Become more engaged with campus life and the community
  • Have fun interacting with WKU students and sharing your personal story


To apply to become an Exploratory Student Ambassador, complete the attached application form and return to the Academic Advising & Retention Center at Downing Student Union 2141 or email to by 4:30 PM, Monday, April 10.

You will be notified if you have been selected for an interview.


If you have any further questions, they can be directed to either Kassy Sweeney ( or 270-745-5065) or

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 Last Modified 4/19/17