Are you a South College student with an interest in extra involvement and leadership? Are you involved with other student organizations on campus? You are the perfect candidate to be Student Ambassador for the Asheville campus! This program is a unique avenue for service and leadership experience at South College. Here are some of the benefits of applying for the student ambassador program.
Enhance your resume
Participation as a student ambassador looks great on your resume after you have earned your degree. Employers will see this prestigious position and automatically know your character has been trusted to represent your institution.
Build campus-wide relationships
One of your greatest resources as a South College student is our excellent faculty and staff. As a student ambassador you will interact with knowledgeable staff members who can offer you advice and opportunities.
Gain leadership, networking and presentation experience
This program will develop skills vital to your success in life after graduation. You will grow in your leadership skills as you accept responsibility for a number of activities on and off campus. You will develop strong networking capabilities through your interactions with South College alumni and faculty members. Your public speaking and presentation skills will be improved through practiced engagements in front of various South College stakeholders.
Earn a letter of recommendation from Dean of Student Services
Quality and impactful letters of recommendation are difficult to obtain. Through your interaction and service to the college you will be able to secure a letter of recommendation from the Dean of Student Services at South College, who will be able to discuss your performance and strengths in your role as a student ambassador.
Interested in becoming a student ambassador?
If you are interested in the student ambassador program, contact Asheville Director of Student Services, Charlie Milling at [email protected] to receive meeting details and an application. Completing your application is the first step for getting involved in the South College Student Ambassadors program.
- Additional leadership experience
- South College student for a minimum of 6 months
- Member of another South College organization
- GPA of 2.5 or higher
- Ability to act as a responsible and exemplary representative of South College.
- References: Preferred South College faculty/staff member
- Alternative: Discuss with Student Advisory Council
- 150-word letter of interest explaining why you want to be apart of the ambassador program