Become a FAS Student Ambassador

Get involved with the Faculty of Applied Sciences as a student ambassador! This exciting opportunity is a way for students to develop their skills, engage with the FAS community, and represent SFU at external events.

This paid position works in collaboration with the Student Affairs Unit on a variety of recruitment and engagement initiatives. Successful FAS Ambassadors in the past have been enthusiastic, organized, quick-thinking, genuine, and have been creative problem-solvers.

As an ambassador you will:

  • Participate in the recruitment of new students by delivering presentations (virtually and/or in-person), coordinating campus tours,  devlivering virtual chats, and supporting at recruitment events.
  • Engage with current FAS students by supporting social or academic-focused events, replying to email communications, acting as a peer-mentor for TechConnect students, and assisting with other engagement initiatives.
  • Assist with data keeping and operation logistics.
  • Represent the Faculty at other external events, meetings or activities.
  • Create and build positive rapport with prospective students and parents, current FAS students, and other external parties.
  • Assist with other special projects or duties as required.    

Time Commitment

  • Pariticipate in 2-3 events every month (approximately 8-10 hours). Hours are flexible to work around your class schedule! 
  • Attend all training sessions.
  • Be available to have check-ins with the Student Affairs Coordinator.

Qualifications

  • Student in the Faculty of Applied Sciences.
  • In good academic standing (CGPA above 2.4 is preferred).
  • Effective communicator with the ability to work as part of a team.
  • Able to demonstrate enthusiasm, professionalism, dependability, and initiative.

The opportunity offers the following perks:

  • Ambassadors will be paid $18/hour.
  • Develop your soft skills, including your presentation and public speaking skills.
  • Get involved in the FAS community and help students.  

How to Apply:

Submit your application to become a FAS Student Ambassador: Ambassador Application Form [https://coursys.sfu.ca/forms/apsc-fas-student-ambassador-application/]  

Application deadline is December 2, 2022 at 12:00 PM (Noon). Potential candidates will be contacted for an informal interview.