The Alum Ambassador Program

The Alum Ambassador program is a network of alum located around the world. Our alum serve as ambassadors in their specific regions.

Definition: An Alum Ambassador is a MSVU graduate who promotes Mount Saint Vincent University.

They represent the Mount at various local functions, and help fellow Mount alum/students in their region.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Assisting with events the Advancement Office hosts in your region
  • Connecting with/sending emails to alum in their region
  • Providing country/cultural information to visitors from the Mount

Promote MSVU by:

  • Meeting or speaking informally with prospective students in your area about your Mount student experience
  • Being a social media ambassador for the region, if requested by Alum Relations and/or Student Recruitment

Serve as point of contact:

  • For alum who may be traveling/moving/or living in the area
  • For Mount administrators, faculty, staff, students visiting your region
  • Welcoming co-op or exchange students who come to the region
  • Sharing your student experience with others
  • Respond to requests by Student Recruitment representatives by email, phone, or in-person casual meetings to share your Mount experience and your career path

Alum Relations will:

  • Gather Alum Ambassador applications, review them, and contact the alum regarding the status of their application.
  • We will publish the Alum Ambassadors name, program, year, and contact info on the Alumnae Ambassador web page, and on Alum Relations social media.
  • Let the Alum Ambassador know how many alumni live within their region, and work with them to connect with those alum.
  • Connect the Alum Ambassador with resources, and contacts regarding Admissions and Recruitment activities in their region, when appropriate
  • Let the ambassador know of any Mount activities/initiatives/news within their region
  • Identify and recruit Alum Ambassadors for regions which relate to student recruitment efforts, co-op opportunities, and student exchange opportunities