The University of Toledo Presidential Ambassadors

Interested in Becoming a Presidential Ambassador?

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The application process for new ambassadors will reopen in January for the 2021-22 academic year. We encourage you to check back later for more information on how to apply. In the meantime, here are some resources to help you prepare the best possible application including guidelines, tips and some of the benefits of joining. We are happy to answer any questions. Contact the advisor at michele.ross@utoledo.edu

TIMELINE FOR RECRUITMENT 2021:

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Jan 21                             Feb 12                          Feb 22-26                    Feb 28                          Mar 1-5                          Mar/Apr (TBD)                
Applications                 Applications               Selection                      Final                               Acceptance                    Initiation                         
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Overall Grade Point Average of 3.0 or better
  • Completed application packet
  • Demonstrated leadership ability through involvement in University and community activities
  • Effective communication skills

WHO CAN APPLY:

  • Freshmen, Sophomores and Juniors
  • Graduate students with at least one year remaining at UToledo

Tips:

  • Don't be intimidated! It's a serious job, but the fun starts in the interview
  • Showcase your love of UToledo! Remember, PA members are University ambassadors!
  • Think about why PA needs you, not why you need PA.
  • Invite a friend or mentor to look over your application. An extra set of eyes goes a long way!

WHY WE ARE HERE:

Overseen by the Office of Special Events, the University of Toledo Presidential Ambassadors are a diverse and energetic select group of exceptional students who represent the University and its president throughout campus. They volunteer their time at a wide variety of campus functions, engaging with faculty and staff, local dignitaries, state officials, community leaders, donors, alumni and the general public.

BENEFITS:

  • Network with business leaders in the community
  • Attend "by invitation only" special university events
  • Enhance confidence when speaking and interacting with leaders and other professionals
  • Meet fellow students from any UToledo campus and area of academic study
  • Build relationships with other ambassadors and campus leaders
  • Provide special experience to list on resume
Last Updated: 6/26/20