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Honors Ambassadors

The Honors Ambassador team is a diverse group of involved students who are committed to sharing their passion for the honors college and the University of South Carolina to varied audiences. The Honors Ambassador Program prepares current students to showcase the South Carolina Honors College by sharing how it has contributed to their collegiate experience. Honors Ambassadors serve as student representatives for the SCHC--the “face” of the honors college. Through this experience, students will develop a skill set in critical thinking, public-speaking, communication, and teamwork.

Position Details

Our Honors Ambassador team averages 17 members during the academic year. During the school year, time commitments will vary, but generally do not exceed 3 hours a week. Honors Ambassadors attend monthly meetings for ongoing training and professional development.

 

Honors Ambassadors in Action

  • Ambassadors assist with information sessions—large presentations or personal meetings—where they meet with prospective students and share their experiences in the Honors College.
  • Ambassadors represent the Honors College at recruitment events (Meet the SCHC, Open Houses, etc.) and assist with outreach efforts to prospective students and their parents, as well as alumni.
  • Additional responsibilities may include assisting with workshops, attending alumni receptions, responding to inquiries from prospective students, recruiting new Honors Ambassadors, and other duties as assigned.

 

Application

The application (click here) to be an Honors Ambassador is due by midnight on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, for positions starting in Spring 2019.  We are looking to fill 3+ positions.

 

Eligibility

Honors Ambassadors are members in good standing of the Honors College and have completed at least one semester in the Honors College.