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Global Ambassador Program

Thank you for your interest in serving as a Global Ambassador!

Program Goals

What is a Global Ambassador Program (GAP)?

The GAP is an opportunity for Montclair State students to work on campus while having fun! Global Ambassadors will have a chance to meet with prospective and current students from around the world and share their experience about our university. Global Ambassadors will also support the OGE team in other office-related functions.

Expectations

All Global Ambassadors must:

  • Attend a mandatory training session
  • Actively participate in our chat platform
  • Volunteer at our Fall and Spring International Student Orientation during assigned time slots 
  • Attend at least two Global Engagement events each semester, including trips and/or international student events
  • Assist at the World’s Fair event  
  • Assist the OGE staff with other duties as needed

View the full job description.

Eligibility Requirements

What are the requirements to join the GAP?

To be eligible to participate in the GAP, students must:

  • Have at least a 2.75 cumulative GPA from Montclair State University
  • Have earned at least 30 credits at the time of application
  • Have at least one semester completed at Montclair State University
  • Be enrolled full-time (at least 12 credits for undergraduate students and 9 credits for graduate students)
  • Be in good academic and disciplinary standing
  • Have an expected graduation date of spring 2022 or later
  • Submit an online application and, if selected, be interviewed by the OGE staff
Benefits of Participation

There are many benefits to being a Global Ambassador:

  • $12 per hour for up to 10 hours/week
  • Global Ambassador polo and name badge to wear at events
  • Opportunity to develop global perspectives and cultural literacy, while creating connections from around the world
  • Mentorship and leadership skills development
Application Timeline

How do students apply for the GAP?

Students must submit an online application by the deadline of April 14, 2021.

Apply Here!

The timeline* for applications will be as follows:

  • Online Application Available: April 1-14, 2021
  • Interviews for Qualified Applicants: April 23-30, 2021
  • Decision Letters Emailed: May 7, 2021
  • Deadline to Return Signed Contract: May 12, 2021
  • Global Ambassador Training: Early June, specific date TBD
  • International Student Orientation (Fall): August 23-27, 2021
  • International Student Orientation (Spring): January 10-14, 2022

*Dates are subject to change

We will be hosting TWO Virtual Information Sessions to share more information! Join us to learn about the GAP:

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