U of A Ambassador Program


Open House, the University of Alberta’s largest recruitment event, welcomes thousands of guests to campus each year! Our group of Special Event Ambassadors are integral in this exciting event, supporting in several ways:

  • Welcoming guests to campus
  • Guiding guests to various locations
  • Registering guests for events
  • Answering questions about Open House
  • Sharing the best of the U of A
  • Making Open House an amazing event!

All current students are welcome to apply to be an Special Event Ambassador, regardless of any previous experience with Open House or the U of A Ambassador Program. To apply for this opportunity, you must be available on the following dates:

  • Open House Training: Friday, October 13, 5 - 8 p.m.
  • Open House: Saturday, October 14, 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Interested? Apply by September 29.


U of A Ambassadors play a vital role in representing the University of Alberta. Your perspectives, energy, and experiences help to deliver on the university’s student-centred promise! Through campus tours, student panels, and Open House, it is easy to see the important role of Ambassadors as a part of the public face of the U of A. You, too, can lead the way as a U of A Ambassador.

Why become a U of A ambassador?

Being an ambassador has its perks!

  • Get involved with your campus community.
  • Attend events and gain lasting friendships.
  • Participate in professional development and leadership opportunities.
  • Enhance your skills, like public speaking!
  • Showcase your university involvement when applying for jobs.

But you don’t have to take our word for it. Hear about our great program from the Ambassadors themselves!

Ambassador Stories

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