Become an NDSCS Ambassador Today!
With the support of the Alumni/Foundation, NDSCS is looking for a group of students who are friendly, outgoing, dedicated and who represent various academic areas of NDSCS to serve as NDSCS Ambassadors.
NDSCS Ambassadors will help foster a caring community for our students, faculty and staff while serving as a resource and familiar contact for visitors who come to campus for both NDSCS sponsored and non-NDSCS sponsored events.
NDSCS Ambassadors gain a deeper understanding of the history of NDSCS, the higher education structure, and earn a scholarship by giving back to their NDSCS community.
NDSCS Ambassadors will:
- Actively participate in all required events, including meetings and training.
- Serve as a point of contact and information to prospective and current students, as well as NDSCS guests and partners.
- Serve as a friendly role-model for all students.
- Answer fundamental questions about the NDSCS campus services, facilities, responsibilities and activities.
- Be prompt, prepared and positive at all times.
- Keep staff informed of any and all problems.
- Abide by and reinforce all campus policies.
- Perform other duties as assigned.
NDSCS Ambassadors must:
- Be currently enrolled as a 2nd Year NDSCS student.
- Be in good academic standing (minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA) as well as good disciplinary standing (not on behavioral probation) at the time of performing position responsibilities.
- Be able to attend training and be present for 6-10 identified events.
- Attend all monthly Ambassador meetings.
- Have excellent communication and customer service skills.
- Have an appreciation for and ability to work with alumni and people of all ages, personalities and backgrounds.
- Demonstrate a genuine enthusiasm for NDSCS.
- Be willing to learn more about NDSCS history.
- Be able to think quickly and act appropriately in high-stress situations.
- Be able to exercise good judgment while keeping the well-being of the participants and NDSCS as a top priority during decision making.
- Have a desire to work with all aspects of the NDSCS community including students, families, guests, visitors faculty and staff.
- Uphold the Student Leadership Quality Standards.
Ambassadors will receive more information on required on event dates throughout the year.
Some activities will include:
- NDSCS Fine Arts Events (Band/Choir Concerts, Plays, Musicals)
- Career Fair
- DREAMS Auction
- Alumni Functions
- Homecoming Events
- Giving Hearts Day
- Special Event Days (includes some Saturdays)
NDSCS Ambassadors will receive:
- Valuable leadership experience and enhanced customer service skills.
- Personal satisfaction from helping the NDSCS and local community.
- The opportunity to work with a diverse group of people and to make friends.
- Opportunities to network with NDSCS administrators, faculty, staff and community members.
- Deeper understanding of the history of NDSCS and higher education structure.
- NDSCS polo shirt and other “gear” throughout the academic year.
- $500 scholarship ($250 per semester) awarded at the successful completion of each semester.