Student Alumni Ambassadors is an official student organization of the WKU Alumni Association.  Ambassadors are selected based on campus involvement, academic performance, and a desire to promote the WKU Spirit.  Our students provide an extra measure of hospitality to current students, donors, and alumni. We place great significance on promoting WKU and communicating the importance of alumni support.  Ambassadors work closely with the Alumni Association and various community groups to promote WKU. 


If you are interested in applying to become a Student Alumni Ambassador (SAA), please be aware of the following dates:  

Friday, February 24: Applications go live (Please visit social media for link to application)

Friday, March 10: Applications due

Wednesday, March 15: Interview invitation extended via email

Friday, March 24: Interviews conducted at Augenstein Alumni Center

Sunday, March 26: Student Alumni Ambassadors announced via social media/ Notifications go out via email



 

AMBASSADOR REQUIREMENTS

  • Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or higher

  • At least second semester freshman standing

  • Full-time enrollment as an undergraduate student

  • Excellent oral communication skills

  • Desire to become engaged in communicating the benefits of the Alumni Association to current students and recent graduates 

AMBASSADOR RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Promote WKU Spirit

  • Ability to devote a minimum of 15 hours each semester to various events

  • Ability to devote 4 hours per month to office hours

  • Participation in mandatory monthly meetings

  • Participation in a minimum of one Homecoming event

  • Actively involved in R.O.A.R.– Monday of M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan

  • Assist with Alumni Programming events

  • Actively participate in fundraising including Homecoming Red Towel

  • Assist in hosting WKU Jeopardy games  

  • Give Admission campus tours, as needed

AMBASSADOR BENEFITS

  • Network opportunities with influential WKU alumni

  • Develop relationships with Alumni Association staff

  • Improve leadership and organizational skills

  • Great resume builder

  • Unique Alumni Association apparel

  • Potential scholarship opportunities

  • Potential to attend National Conferences