The mission of FACS Student Ambassadors is to represent our fellow students, facilitate relationships, and impact Athens and the UGA community through intentional service.
These students represent the College of Family and Consumer Sciences at a variety of events such as career days, recruiting activities, alumni functions, special visitation days, high school student activities, seminars and receptions. At all times, the student representatives act as true ambassadors of the College via their language, appearance and activities.
Student Ambassadors Attend
- The College of Family and Consumer Sciences leadership retreat held on a weekend during the fall semester
- FACS Week events in October
- Monthly meetings throughout the year
- Assist with high school tour groups
- Meet with prospective students and their families
How Are Student Ambassadors Chosen?
Each year, outstanding undergraduates are chosen to be the primary student communicators for the College of Family and Consumer Sciences and to develop their leadership abilities for future professional roles. Ambassadors are selected based on their academic records, interpersonal skills, leadership experience and dependability.
Who is Eligible?
- Full-time undergraduate students
- 2.75 minimum grade point average
- Enrolled in the College at least one semester
- At least two semesters (fall and spring) remaining before graduation
- A commitment to positively promoting the College
What Do I Need to Apply?
- A completed application
- Personal Statement (details here)
- Two recommendations
How Can I Learn More?
For questions about the FACS Student Ambassador Program please email email@example.com.
2022-2023 FACS Student Ambassadors
|Tess Abraham||Nutritional Sciences|
|Davia Allen||Nutritional Sciences|
|Josh Brumbach||Financial Planning|
|Alex Bumgarner||Furnishings & Interiors|
|Olivia Eaton||Human Development and Family Science|
|Caroline Gentry||Furnishings & Interiors|
|Rachel La Kier||Human Development and Family Science|
|Sabrina Lotti||Consumer Economics & Fashion Merchandising & Housing Management and Policy|
|Bella Morris||Nutritional Sciences|
|Yuwa Olaye||Nutritional Sciences|
|Lauren Rogers||Nutritional Sciences|
|Olivia Sawyer||Social Entrepreneurship for Consumer Well-Being|
|Esther Suen||Nutritional Sciences|
|Taylor Talley||Human Development and Family Science|
|Annabel Tremps||Human Development and Family Science|
Housing Management & Policy
Future nurse practitioner encourages peers to say 'yes' to educational opportunities
Spike Squad member plans to pursue career in research
Gentry aspires to own interior design firm
Allen contributes to family legacy of FACS graduates
Bumgarner will pursue a master's in architecture in Berlin, Germany
Brumbach passionate about helping others lead meaningful lives
SSAC lead intern enjoys the welcoming energy and community she found in FACS
Lotti credits FACS for making her feel truly welcome at UGA
Talley credits HDFS with providing a new perspective on public policy
Nutritional Sciences student is passionate about bettering the lives of others
Eubanks loves FACS because faculty strive to give 'best college experience possible'