College of Liberal Arts

Student Ambassadors

MISSION STATEMENT

The College of Liberal Arts Student Ambassador Program is a team of passionate student leaders committed to upholding the Principles of Community, embracing the cornerstones of the Ambassador Philosophy, and advocating for the value of a liberal arts degree from Colorado State University.

CLA Student Ambassadors serve to strengthen the College of Liberal Arts by contributing to its strategic recruitment efforts, serving as authentic and professional representatives for the college, and supporting prospective students, families and guests, current students, faculty, staff and alumni in order to instill a positive first and lasting impression of the college and university.

CLA AMBASSADOR VALUES

Accountability  •  Community  •   Making a Difference  •  Leadership  •  Teamwork

POSITION INFORMATION

CLA Student Ambassador team

Student Ambassador

CLA Ambassadors provide support through participation in a variety of strategic recruitment initiatives aimed at promoting the value of a liberal arts degree (from Colorado State University), providing personalized attention and meaningful experiences for prospective students and families, and supporting other needs as outlined by program leadership. For more information, view the full position description.

Megan Zehnder, Lawrence Horowitz, and Madison Taylor

Student Coordinator

The program is also supported by three Student Coordinators responsible for working closely with the program supervisor to provide consistent leadership, serve as a resource for all members of the team, and coordinate meaningful programming throughout the year. Student Coordinators are selected in the areas of Marketing & Events, Campus Visits & Tours, and Leadership Development & Communication. Each coordinator has additional responsibilities specific to their position. For more information, view the full position description.

Student Coordinators receive a $3,000 scholarship through the Dean’s Office for the full academic year.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Interested in becoming a CLA Ambassador?

To be considered, submit your online application before the deadline. Resume, cover letter, and two references requested at the point of application. One reference must be from a university faculty or staff member, preferably from the College of Liberal Arts.

APPLICANT TIMELINE & CRITERIA

  • Applications are due by 4 p.m. MST on Monday, August 5, 2019 to guarantee consideration.
  • In-person interviews will take place the week of August 12 (video interviews are available as needed).
  • Students selected will be notified by August 21.

For questions or more information, contact the Student Coordinator for Leadership Development & Communication, Madison Taylor, at claambs@colostate.edu.

Minimum Qualifications (required for consideration)

  • Completed at least 15 credits (at CSU) at the time of application
  • Primary major in the College of Liberal Arts
  • 3.0 cumulative GPA minimum at time of application, maintained each term in the role

Know an incredible student in the College of Liberal Arts or are you a student interested in joining the organization?

We're now accepting nominations for ambassadors and collecting interested students' information.