Student Ambassadors

The Student Ambassador program is a selective program of emerging student leaders who embody the spirit of SVCC. Student Ambassadors promote the college through recruitment and outreach, support of on-campus events and initiatives, and represent the student body on college committees. Ambassadors also participate in personal and professional development opportunities.

2019-2020 Student Ambassador Application

2019-2020 Reference Forms Please print and have 2 references complete form. Submit reference forms to a Student Ambassador Advisor’s office or scan and email.

 

What duties are performed by the SVCC Student Ambassadors?

  • Promote SVCC within the community.
  • Represent the SVCC student community at college-sponsored events.
  • Serve as a student representative on college committees.
  • Assist new students in getting acclimated to the college.
  • Assist with New Student Orientation.
  • Help organize at least two Student Ambassador events per year.
  • Represent Ambassadors during the Student Activities Club Day.
  • Attend monthly meetings.
  • Other events/tasks as assigned by Ambassador Advisory Team.

What are the requirements to become an Ambassador?

  • Be at least a part-time student.
  • SVCC or high school G.P.A. of 2.5 or higher.
  • Two (2) references
    • At least one reference from a SVCC staff or faculty member (none from family members.)
  • Sign “Student Ambassador Agreement” which will outline expectations of responsibilities.
  • Attend annual Student Ambassador Orientation & Student Ambassador Retreat.
  • Have completed SDV 100 or be currently enrolled.

What are the benefits of being an Ambassador?

  • Meet new and interesting students, faculty, staff, and friends!
  • Develop your communication and leadership skills.
  • Build your network!
  • Graduation Recognition.
  • Student Ambassador Apparel
  • Looks great on your resume!

 


 

Student Ambassador Advisors by Location

 

Christanna Campus
 
Vondrenna Smithers
Office: Student Services Suite, B-31 
Phone Number: 434-949-1028
 

Daniel Campus

Le’Tina Giles
Office: LRC Building, Receptionist Desk
Phone Number: 434-736-2023
Email: letina.giles@southside.edu

 

Southside Virginia Education Center

Erica Randolph, Kyle Rodriguez, & Starla Wellenhoffer
Main Office
Phone Number: 434-634-9358
Email: erica.randolph@southside.edu, kyle.rodriguez@southside.edu & starla.wellenhofffer@southside.edu