Student Ambassador Job Profile and Description


A student ambassador is someone who is responsible for helping students in choosing colleges, universities or courses.


Duties and Responsibilities


  • The student ambassador of a college has to provide prospective students customer service when they come to campus in a bid to choose a college.
  • He has to answer various questions from students or their parents about the college, its courses and facilities.
  • He will have to talk to students about life on campus and provide insights into college life.
  • It is his aim to enroll students in the college by letting them know about its history, alma mater, faculty and courses.
  • He has to provide assistance in planning various events and programs of the students and alumni that takes place on the campus.
  • He may have to attend workshops for ambassador professional development.
  • He will have to take part in ambassador meetings held monthly.
  • He will have to act as a guide on campus tours for prospective students of the college and their parents.

Skills and Specifications

  • A student ambassador should possess exceptional communication skills to be successful in this profession.
  • Very good interpersonal skills are a must in this profession.
  • An ability to gain the confidence of others is also important.
  • A student ambassador should be a willing learner and should enjoy working with students.
  • He should possess a sympathetic attitude and should be an active listener.
  • He should possess the ability of persuading students without being forceful or dominant.
  • He should possess the desire to help other people.

Education and Qualifications

Persons who want to become a student ambassador should be a student of the college he has been working for. Also, he should be someone who has had a good academic background.