Saint Louis University


Thank you for your interest in becoming an International Ambassador and Mentor to our international student population!

A Saint Louis University International Ambassador is vital for our international students and their transition to SLU.  As an International Ambassador you will participate in a variety of international student events and assist these students in the acculturation and integration process.  We are looking for students who want to make a commitment to improving the lives of our international students.  An ideal candidate has had an international experience or strong interest in international issues.   


International Ambassador program requirements:

  • Well spoken, outgoing personality and natural leadership skills
  • Intercultural competency, as demonstrated by international or cross cultural experiences
  • International knowledge, as demonstrated by academic major or personal study
  • Evidence of living the University mission of being "men and women for others"
  • Actively participate in SLU activities
  • Have knowledge of campus and services
  • Academically maintain a GPA of  2.5
  • Attend International Student Orientations
  • Attend monthly meetings

Successful applicants will be chosen for an interview process.  There are two interviewing cycles for the International Ambassador Program.

Fall Applicants:

Deadline to Apply - September 30, 2015*

Interviews will take place October 5, 2015 - October 16, 2015.

Spring Applicants:

Deadline to Apply - February 3, 2016*

Interviews will take place February 8, 2016 - February 19, 2016

* If you apply after the deadline, your application will be considered during the subsequent interviewing cycle.