What is this program? The College of Science and Technology Student Ambassador Program is a group of outstanding students who are selected to represent the College to prospective students, their families and the community at large. As an Ambassador, students have the opportunity to engage in a variety of activities and offer their voice to important discussions. They act as hosts at special events, serve as tour guides for visitors to the College and participate in community outreach efforts.

Who is eligible to participate? The most qualified and diverse students from a variety of majors within the College of Science and Technology are eligible to be Ambassadors. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and two letters of recommendation are required.

Who will be selected? Leaders are known for being active and our Ambassadors are no different. We are seeking individuals who enjoy interacting with others, have a strong academic record, and who would find it satisfying to serve the College in this way. It is an important and exciting role for any student looking to get involved within the College of Science and Technology.

What are the benefits of becoming a Student Ambassador?

  • Develop valuable leadership and communication skills
  • Make meaningful connections with prospective and new students by sharing your experience and knowledge
  • Work closely with University faculty, staff and administration
  • Enhance your personal résumé

How does one apply for this program? Applications must completed using the online form.  The required recommendation letters must be submitted by hand delivery, or postal service to: Cost Student Ambassadors Coordinator, 118 College Drive #5165, Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001; or email the signed recommendation letter on letterhead paper as an attachment directly to

Click here to view the Application Form for Student Ambassadors