HHP Ambassadors are the official student representatives of the College of Health and Human Performance. They are an outstanding group of students who are chosen to foster meaningful interactions between alumni, faculty, current/prospective students and friends of the College. We are looking for passionate and dedicated HHP students to represent our college at recruiting, alumni and UF community events.

Ambassadors Responsibilities

Ambassadors serve as the “face” of the College and work closely with college faculty, staff and prospective students. They serve in a variety of capacities including but not limited to: serving as co-presenters to prospective students and families, tabling at fairs, assisting with college event set-up/break down, and networking with college faculty, alumni/donors and potential employers/community partners. Ambassadors often represent the college at the following events:

  • Freshman Preview (co-present during college sessions)
  • New Student Convocation
  • HHP Football Tailgates
  • HHP Internship & Fair
  • Florida Days recruitment events (co-present during college sessions)
  • UF Majors and Minors Fair
  • HHP Spring Awards
  • Various other HHP events (Stanley Lecture Series, visiting campus groups, etc.)
Minimum Requirements to Apply:

College of Health & Human Performance students are eligible to apply if the following conditions are met:

  • Minimum 3.0 UF GPA with good academic standing in major (i.e. not on academic contract, on track for major, etc.)
  • Must have been enrolled in an HHP major for at least 1 semester
  • Must not graduate before Spring 2020
Application Process:

Interested students should complete the Ambassadors application and submit a current resume by 4:00pm on Wednesday, February 27, 2019. Completed application packets can be dropped off in FLG 200 Dean's Office usite or emailed directly to Sarah Eberhart (seberhart@hhp.ufl.edu).

Note: Preference will be given to students who are available to work Freshman Preview sessions (minimum of 3 dates) in summer 2019.

Selection Process:

Ambassadors application and resumes are due by 4:00pm on Wednesday, February 27, 2019.  Interviews will be held during the weeks of March 11th and March 18th.  Students will be notified of selection by April 5, 2019.  Students selected for the ambassador’s program must attend a mandatory 2-hour training session to be held in mid-April (date/time TBA).

If selected, 2019-2020 Ambassadors will be expected to:

  • Attend a mandatory 2-hour training session in mid-April (date/time TBA).
  • Work a minimum of 3 preview dates during the summer term (May-July) unless otherwise indicated no summer availability. Preview commitment includes co-presenting with college academic advisors during the HHP college sessions on day 1 of each freshman preview session.
  • Work a minimum of 3 events per fall/spring semester (including a minimum of 1 tailgates)
    • Most events take place during business hours (Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm) however some events may occur on evenings (Spring Awards) or Saturdays (HHP football tailgates). 
  • Remain in good academic standing with the University of Florida and the College of Health and Human Performance
Questions?

For more information or questions about the ambassadors program, please contact Sarah Eberhart at seberhart@hhp.ufl.edu.