*subject to change

Final Day to Submit Applications September 1

11:59 p.m.

Submit your application on our application page.

Group Interviews

September 7, 8 & 10

Detailed information (including time and location) will be emailed (by 9/3) to those invited to a group interview

Candidates will participate in a series of round robin activities where they will be asked to work in small groups and give a three minute presentation on a random item. There will be an opportunity to ask current ambassadors questions during a 15 minute Q&A panel. Traditionally 80% of the applicant pool participates in the group interview process. 

Attire: Business Casual with emphasis on garnet (details in email).

Second Round Interviews

September 14-18

Detailed information (including time, usually after 3 p.m., and location) will be emailed (by 9/12) to those invited to a second round interview

Individual candidates will be asked to give a three minute presentation on any aspect of UofSC. Common topics covered include athletics, housing, meal plans, academic departments and student resources. Successful candidates often present accurate information with confidence. In addition, candidates will be asked a series of questions related to the position by a panel of current ambassadors. Traditionally 65% or less of group interview participants are invited to second round interviews. Attire: Business Professional.

Final Interviews

September 21-24

Detailed information (including time, usually during business hours, and location) will be emailed (by 9/19) to those invited to a final interview

Candidates will participate in a shadowing activity and meet with a member the Visitor Center staff to discuss expectations of the program. Traditionally less than 50% of panel interview participants are invited to a final interview. 

Attire: Business Professional.

Decisions Released By

September 25 at 3 p.m.

New Member Retreat

September 25-26

Detailed information (including time and location) will be provided to those invited to join the University Ambassador program

This event is mandatory for all new members. Details of this event are provided to all new members when decisions are released on September 25. 

UofSC Visitor Center & McKissick Museum

945 Bull St. Columbia, SC 29208
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