Science Ambassadors: Overview
Apply to be an Ambassador for the School of Science at IUPUI!
Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities
Science Jag Day | September 20
Homeschool Day | October 10
Science Jag Day | October 11
Fall Fest | October 14
Science Jag Day | October 25
Fall Fest | October 28
Fall Fest | November 4
Science Jag Day | November 17
Science Jag Day | November 29
- Meet new people
- Contribute to the School’s growth through strategic recruitment efforts
- Develop personal leadership and communication skills
- Gain service experience for résumé
- Participate in a student panel discussion for prospective students
- Lead a tour 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
DO I HAVE THE RIGHT SKILLS?
- 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
WHAT WILL BE EXPECTED OF ME?
- 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
*Ambassador trainings will take place at the Meet and Greets on 9/16, 9/30, and 10/16 at noon. Also offered on an as-needed basis.
*Contact Eugene Pride at firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to schedule a training session or have any questions about the ambassador program.