College of Humanities & Sciences Student Ambassador Program

Interested in becoming a Student Ambassador?

Are you passionate about your experience in the University of Montana’s College of Humanities & Sciences? Are you looking for opportunities to develop your leadership and professional skills? Are you enthusiastic about sharing stories about courses, professors, and campus life experience? If so, we hope you will be interested in being a part of our new Student Ambassador program, designed to help future UM students learn more about the benefits of an education in the Humanities & Sciences at the University of Montana.

Who are the H&S Ambassadors?

As a dedicated group of undergraduate students, H&S Ambassadors will serve as representatives of the Dean’s Office and H&S departments at special events. Specifically, H&S Ambassadors will be involved in orientation, outreach, and development activities at UM, including UM Days, Griz Welcome, Homecoming, H&S Advisory Board Meetings, and fundraising events.

What are the requirements to become an H&S Ambassador?

  • Must be an undergraduate student with a major in an H&S department
  • Must be a full-time student enrolled in 12 credits or more
  • Must have completed 30 credits at the University of Montana
  • Be in excellent academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Be committed to serve for one year (2019 spring and fall semesters)
  • Be passionate about UM and the College of Humanities & Sciences
  • Possess excellent interpersonal communication skills

What is the required commitment?

Selected students will be required to participate in orientation sessions, attend monthly meetings, and participate in ongoing College activities, such as orientation, recruitment, or development events. Expect a commitment of 1-2 hours per week for Ambassador obligations.

What will I gain from this experience?

As an H&S Student Ambassador, you will work with the Dean’s office staff and faculty, building valuable leadership skills and experience in event planning, public speaking, collaboration and teamwork. H&S Ambassadors will be provided with a $500 per semester award for their time commitment. Additionally, Ambassadors will receive a UM H&S branded shirt and name badge.

To apply:

Fill out the online application by January 4, 2019. Interviews will be scheduled the week of January 14th. We look forward to receiving your application! If you have any questions, please email hs@mso.umt.edu or contact Alecia Gray at (406) 243-2632.