Students

Engineering Ambassadors

What is an Engineering Ambassador?

An Engineering Ambassador is a student representative of UW's College of Engineering who has a passion for engineering and wants to inspire that passion in others. Ambassadors connect with students in grades K-14 to educate them about engineering and about the opportunities offered by UW.

An Engineering Ambassador:

  • Participates in outreach events at K-14 schools in Washington
  • Gives campus tours
  • Meets with prospective students
  • Meets with industry representatives

Meet the Ambassadors

Why become an Engineering Ambassador?

As an Engineering Ambassador, you'll help inspire the next generation of engineers and help the College attract a diverse body of students. Benefits of being an Engineering Ambassador include:

  • Personal and professional development
  • Networking with College administrators, faculty, alumni, and industry representatives
  • An excellent resume addition that provides concrete evidence to employers of your communications expertise. Ambassador experiences also provide terrific talking points in interviews
  • The opportunity to "leave your mark" and give back to UW and the College of Engineering
  • Being a part of a fun and exciting team
  • An Engineering Ambassadors team shirt

Join the Engineering Ambassador team

We're looking for students who have the following interests and skills:

  • Exceptional communication and leadership skills
  • Enthusiasm for the field of engineering, the College, and UW
  • Reliability and willingness to commit time each quarter to be part of an awesome team that serves the outreach goals of the College of Engineering

Applications for the 2020-2021 academic year will open in May.