About Ambassador Program
What is the Alumni Ambassador Program?
The ambassador program is a plan to utilize involvement, enthusiasm and professionalism of trained alumni to work in concert with the Office of Admissions to reach prospective students, met the University's enrollment goal and to share information about the university with churches and communities across the country.
What do Alumni Ambassadors do?
Alumni Ambassadors is share their WAU positive experiences with prospective students, community members, and churches. Ambassadors will be trained and supported by the Office of Admissions to participate in some specific admissions activities. These activities include:
- Develop relationships with prospective students, schools, and churches on behalf of the university.
- Encouraging students to apply and attend through phone calls, personal contact, and other means.
- Attending recruiting events such as college fairs, education days, and career fairs.
- Coordinate and host student admissions events, alumni and student receptions, and Summer Send-Offs.
What training will Ambassadors receive?
Ambassadors will be informed on what is happening at the University, the admissions process and requirements, and financial aid programs. Then trained on how to use marketing and admissions material and how to speak with prospective students. Regular training sessions are part of the Ambassador program.
How can I become an Alumni Ambassador?
Simply contact the Office of Alumni Relations for the next steps. You can call the office at 301-891-4151 or click the link below to select Alumni Ambassador on the volunteer form!
- THE SCHOOLS -
The School of Arts & Social Sciences offers a curriculum focused on fostering the development of the skills essential to be successful in the global service economy of the 21st Century: writing, critical thinking, debate, analysis, and an understanding and appreciation for cultural diversity.
The School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness employs a philosophy that balances practical training and theory in approaching education for future health sciences professionals. We bridge the gap between concept and practice.
For more than 30 years, WAU has been a leader in providing career building undergraduate degree programs for working professionals. WAU has continued to expand those offerings by adding graduate programs. This provides undergraduate students the opportunity to transition into graduate programs and continue to enhance their skills and competitive marketability.