Science Ambassadors: Overview

Apply to be an Ambassador for the IUPUI School of Science!

Complete the Ambassador Application

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

Science Jag Day | February 21

Experience Day | March 6

Science Jag Day | March 7

Decision Day | March 24

Science Jag Day | March 28

Decision Day | March 31

Destination Day | April 7

Science Jag Day | April 13

Destination Day | April 25

 

Benefits

  • Meet new people
  • Contribute to the School’s growth through strategic recruitment efforts
  • Develop personal leadership and communication skills
  • Gain service experience for résumé

Responsibilities

  • Participate in student panel discussions for prospective students
  • Lead tours of the School of Science facilities for prospective students
  • Greet prospective students at recruitment events
  • Make phone calls to prospective students
  • Assemble promo folders and recruitment mailings

Requirements

  • Completed at least 1 semester at the IUPUI campus (for panelists and tour guides)
  • Must be in good standing with the university
  • Proud of being part of the School of Science and interested in recruiting students
  • Enthusiastic about sharing experiences with prospective students and their families
  • Possess positive communication and teamwork skills
  • Dependable, reliable, and punctual
  • Must be flexible (opportunities often arise with little notice)
  • Ability to build relationships with diverse groups of people
  • Passionate about assisting students, families, faculty and staff
  • Represent the School of Science to the best of your ability

Expectations

  • Science Ambassadors must complete an online Science Abassador application 
  • Science Ambassadors should complete a training session as soon as possible.
  • Science Ambassadors are required to complete at least one (1) volunteer hour or opportunity per month to maintain status as an active Science Ambassador

Trainings

Spring 2017 trainings will take place at the Ambassador Meet and Greets at 12 p.m. on 1/20, 2/03, and 2/24 in the SELB auditorium. Also offered on an as-needed basis via individualized apointments. 

Contact

Eugene Pride at epride@iupui.edu to schedule a training session or get more information.