The College of Education Ambassadors are a select group of students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in academics and student leadership. They help with a variety of on and off campus recruitment opportunities, special events hosted by the College of Education, and promotional media projects.

Serving as an Ambassador is an honor and a distinction. In order to be considered, applicants must:

  • Be a sophomore, junior, senior, or graduate student enrolled in a program in the College of Education
  • Have completed at least one semester at the University of West Georgia (unless you are a graduate student)
  • Be in and maintain good academic and disciplinary standing with a current GPA of at least 3.0 on cumulative coursework
  • Be able to commit to at least one year of service
  • Be highly motivated, energetic, dependable, and knowledgeable
  • Attend scheduled meetings
  • Provide a completed recommendation form from a UWG staff member or faculty member

Benefits of Being an Ambassador:

  • Have an opportunity to “leave your mark” and improve the college experience
  • Develop valuable leadership skills
  • Enhance public speaking and interpersonal communication skills
  • Network with UWG staff, faculty, and administration
  • Network with COE Alumni and other partners
  • Become more familiar with COE and UWG history and purpose

All application materials, including the recommendation form, are due online by Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 11:59 pm.

Fill out your application here.

You can supply the following link to your recommender for an online submission:  Faculty Recommendation Link

Please contact Angie Brooks,, if you have any questions or concerns.