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International Ambassadors Board (IAB)

The International Ambassador Board (IAB) is a group of highly motivated, specially selected UNF students with international experience who aim to promote UNF around the world. The IAB's primary goals are to increase the University of North Florida's presence on a global scale and welcome new international students. Members of the IAB represent UNF, the International Center, and their home countries. IAB involvement is solely on a volunteer basis.

Objectives

  • Offer guidance and support for prospective and new international students
  • Create an inclusive and welcoming environment at UNF
  • Promote UNF abroad and in the United States
  • Welcome visiting international students, families, and groups

Eligibility

  • Current UNF students with international interest
  • Good academic standing
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Availability to attend monthly meetings and recreational activities

Expectations

  • Maintain a positive attitude and reflect the model behavior of a campus leader
  • Create an inclusive and welcoming environment for prospective and incoming international students
  • Actively plan and engage in activities and events aimed to diversify the UNF campus
  • Serve as a point of contact and offer guidance for prospective international students throughout the application process
  • Participate in the IAB retreat and International Center activities

Benefits & Incentives

  • Develop and improve your international networks and marketing skills
  • Official International Ambassador polo shirt
  • Build your resume
  • UNF pin
  • Exclusive retreats and meetings with UNF staff
  • Home country sash for UNF graduation
  • Certificate
  • Letter of Recommendation from the IC Staff
  • Workshops
  • Complete volunteer hours

Current UNF Students: Please note that IAB applications are not open at this time. You may email intlctr@unf.edu for more information if you are a current student interested in applying for the International Ambassador Board in the future.