What to Expect

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FLEXIBILITY! The Ambassador program is designed to accommodate busy student schedules. With both in-person and online options, you can easily reach your volunteer goals.

The process is SIMPLE:

  • Apply online
  • Attend an Orientation meeting and pick up your Libraries swag and Handbook
  • Provide your photo and bio for the Engagement Ambassador’s website and social media
  • Choose your engagement opportunities for the semester
  • Participate in monthly meetings to learn more about Libraries, make friends, connect with Library staff, and find out about additional engagement opportunities
  • Submit your engagement record by finals week to earn a certificate, maintain your Ambassador status, and attain leadership positions

UW mascot Bucky Badger entertains incoming first-year students

The perks are REAL:

  • Participate in highly visible campus events
  • Sharpen leadership skills while helping others use the Libraries effectively
  • Build friendships through shared experiences and discussions
  • Demonstrate outreach successes with measurable social media analytics
  • Generate connections with Libraries staff for reference letters, resumes, and career exploration
  • Develop a lasting appreciation and understanding of Libraries

Meet you at the Libraries!

Please contact Libby Theune with any questions regarding the Library Ambassador Program.