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Student Success Ambassadors

Student Success Ambassadors (SSAs) will serve as enthusiastic and encouraging role models, mentors, and peer sources of important information for students at UT with an emphasis on serving students from traditionally underrepresented and marginalized communities including but not limited to,

  • first-generation students,
  • students from low-income backgrounds,
  • and students of color.

SSAs will be matched with first-year student populations mentioned above to meet with during the Fall and Spring semesters. SSAs will provide individualized or group academic, social, and emotional support services to students seeking mentorship. Student Success Ambassadors will take an 8-week FYS 401 training class during the second session of the Spring semester. Additional responsibilities may include outreach, social media, marketing, program planning, and presentations. SSAs will receive a $500 stipend at the end of the Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 semesters for their work during that semester.

2021 Applications are now closed.

UT LEAD Summer Institute (UTLSI) Counselor

Do you want to make a difference in the lives of future UT students? Do you want to connect with a group of incoming students by leading social and cultural events, assisting with academic support, and helping them feel connected to campus? If you have a good academic record, leadership experience, maturity, and knowledge of UT, apply to be a UTLSI Counselor for this summer!  

Applications for Summer 2020 are now closed.

  • Job Description
  • Application – Complete and submit this application to be a UTLSI Counselor
  • Reference Form – Send this link to two references in order to complete your application packet. At least one reference should be UT Faculty or Staff member.