Freshman Connections

Commuter Ambassador Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Mentor a team of freshmen commuter students throughout the fall semester, including the initial calling of students prior to “Commuting 101” 
  • Attend Ambassador training:  tentatively scheduled for August 10 - 12
  • Attend  and participate in the planning of “Commuting 101,” a summer workshop for commuting students on August 16, 2014 
  • Coordinate and attend a minimum of two team activities during the fall semester 
  • Meet with each student individually throughout the semester 
  • Attend Freshman Connection activities and other group activities as decided by supervisors 
  • Attend bi-weekly Commuter Ambassador staff meetings 
  • Meet with supervisors on a bi-monthly basis to assess team progress; complete monthly activity reports

Qualifications:

  • Must be a current Ball State University student with a minimum 2.75 GPA;
  • Posses mentor/leadership experience 
  • Demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Hold outstanding interpersonal skills 
  • Keep a flexible schedule 
  • Show an ability to work cooperatively with other students and supervisors

Benefits:

  • Earn up to $230 a month 
  • Gain leadership experience 
  • Receive a $300 meal card to use for student meetings
  • Build relationships with incoming students