Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Start Smart

Fall Registration is happening now! Don't wait to register,

 Come in and meet with a Walk-In Advisor or call us for an appointment 434.832.7800.
We look forward to helping you reach your academic goals!

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Student Ambassador Program at CVCC

Are you interested in developing your leadership skills and getting more involved on campus? Then consider becoming a CVCC Student Ambassador!
We are accepting applications now for this exciting opportunity. Here is more information about the program.

 What does it take to become an Ambassador?
·         Strong academic, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
·         Desire to share your Central Virginia Community College experience with others.
·         At least a 2.5 GPA, with a minimum of 6 credit hours completed at CVCC by the end of fall 2015. Current high school students are not eligible.
·         Availability to serve as an Ambassador during the following semesters:
Summer 2016, fall 2016, and spring 2017.

Ambassador Expectations (Required):
·         Attend Ambassador Trainings.
·         Attend the VCCS Student Leadership Conference: November 11-13, 2016 at the Founder's Inn - Virginia Beach, VA.
·         Maintain at least a 2.5 GPA each semester: Spring 2016-Spring 2017.
·         Maintain enrollment of at least 6 credits during fall 2016 and spring 2017.
·         Staff at least 30 hours of campus service per semester, during fall 2016 and spring 2017.

Ambassador Job Responsibilities:
·         Provide tours of campus to visiting groups.
·         Provide direction to classes the first week of each semester.
·         Assist with information tables at the beginning of each semester.
·         Mentor incoming freshman students.
·         Involvement with student presentations and student panels.
·         Help during registration in the Counseling Department/Enrollment Center.
·         Help during student activities events (such as picnics, Super Saturday, etc.)
·         Help during Open House.

Ambassador Program Benefits
·         Develop leadership skills and build your resume.
·         Serve the CVCC campus community.
·         Get to know other student leaders, as well as key faculty and staff.
·         Obtain a $1,000 scholarship: $500 for fall 2016 and $500 for spring 2017.

Applications are available in the Counseling office or by emailing Kimberly French at frenchk@cvcc.vccs.edu. All applications and materials are due by July 1st.