Summary: University of Virginia Student Ambassador Program
Korea Expo "Living Ocean and Coast"
May 2, 2012 August 12, 2012
The University of Virginia is inviting student applications to a unique experience of
serving as Student Ambassadors for the USA Pavilion at the "Living Ocean and Coast"
Expo hosted by the Republic of Korea. Student ambassadors will act as the face of the
United States and will interact directly with visitors as well as with Pavilion staff,
partners, government officials, and dignitaries. They will rotate positions within the
Pavilion throughout the Expo (such as greeters, admin support, protocol support,
sponsor/marketing coordination and programming support) and will be supervised by the
Director of the Student Ambassador Program, who will be on site throughout the Expo
along with the USA Pavilion Management team. Student Ambassadors will serve
throughout the duration of the Expo, with an additional 10 days of orientation and
training prior to the opening date of May 12, 2012. Official Expo hours are 9:30am to
9:30pm, and Student Ambassadors will be on a 4 days on/3 off work schedule (subject to
change), with the maximum working shift of 8 hours within the hours of 8am and 11pm.
Minimum requirements: U.S. citizen or permanent resident; current college