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SJU Campus Ambassador (Tour Guide) Program

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Jameson Olheiser
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Admissions and Recruitment Coordinator
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SJU Campus Ambassador (Tour Guide) Program

As a Student Ambassador, you are tasked with generating awareness of St. Jerome’s University to prospective students, families, and visitors by conducting tours and being present at events.

 

Some of the main responsibilities of this role are:

 

  • Complete and understand the training manual
  • Attend a mandatory group training session
  • Conduct tours for prospective students and families
  • Attend events (Fall Open House, March Break Open House, You@Waterloo Day, etc.)
  • Attend monthly Ambassador meetings
 
Benefits of the role and Requirements

If you’re mature, energetic, enthusiastic, and affiliated with St. Jerome’s University, whatever your program, you’re invited to apply for this volunteer leadership position. It’s an excellent way to get involved in the community, impart your enthusiasm to visiting students, and foster your professional and personal development. These are just some of the benefits:

 

  • Receive training on all aspects of the University, learn how to conduct effective tours, and find out how to interact and engage with prospective students.
  • Enjoy fulfilling encounters with prospective students, their families, and guests of the University.
  • Enhance your knowledge and skills in a number of areas:
    • Teamwork
    • Marketing and recruitment
    • Open House event planning
    • Public speaking
       

Requirements

  • Attend the mandatory training session.
  • Participate in Open Houses.
  • Submit an application for the following term within the corresponding application period:

 

Applications Open

Applications Close

Designated Term

March 22, 2024

April 5, 2024

Spring

July 19, 2024

August 2, 2024

Fall

November 22, 2024

December 6, 2024

Winter

How to apply

Please read the job description. Students who are interested in this position are encouraged to submit their resume and cover letter to Jameson Olheiser at jameson.olheiser@uwaterloo.ca.

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