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International Ambassador Program


About the Program

International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS) International Ambassador Program matches students, familiar with campus and Salt Lake City, to incoming international students. Ambassadors help new international students adjust to life at the U and U.S. by assisting students during their transition to the University of Utah and Salt Lake Valley. 


Ambassador Mission

The Ambassador Program works to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for new international students through peer support, guidance, resources and advice during new students’ arrival and first year at the University of Utah. Ambassadors are community builders who look to create memories, plan events, and make the international student experience the best it can be. Ambassadors are experienced students from a variety of backgrounds. They serve as role models to new international students through individual interactions during Orientation, International Night, and many other events and opportunities.

Ambassador Qualifications

  • Must be a current University of Utah student
  • Must be in good academic and disciplinary standing with the university
  • If you are an international student, you must be in good standing with immigration
  • Must have and maintain a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA
  • Must possess strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must display professionalism



Meet the 2023-2024 Ambassadors




Last Updated: 4/17/24