Position Overview

The Texas Exes Student Ambassadors represent the association and encourage involvement in the Texas Exes among their fellow students. The group includes up to 10 current students who bleed burnt orange. Designed to strengthen both student-to-student and student-to-alumni relationships, this group meets regularly to participate in-depth talks and discussions with Texas Exes staff and partners. They also participate in and lead campus traditions like Texas Fight Rally, Ring Celebration and The Great Texas Exit. 

Required Qualifications/Essential Requirements

  • Must serve both Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 Semester
  • Must be currently enrolled in The University of Texas at Austin.
  • Must be in good academic standing with the university with a minimum 2.0 GPA. 
  • Must be in and maintain good disciplinary standing with the University of Texas. Violations will be reported to the Texas Exes and may exclude a student from participation in the Texas Exes Student Ambassador Group. Note that disciplinary records may be reviewed on a regular basis, and new violations may be grounds for removal from the Texas Exes Student Ambassador Group.
  • Must attend monthly Texas Exes Student Ambassador Group meetings and any other meetings assigned for relevant events/duties.
  • Must demonstrate strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Must have the ability to work on a team
  • Must contain strong organizational skills
  • Must have a flexible schedule to accommodate daytime, evening and weekend work
  • Must be a current Texas Exes Student Member or become one if selected

Major Group Functions

Longhorn Run

Build and maintain relationship with Rec Sports, encourage signups from student members

Texas Fight Rally

Assist with setup and execution of the event, recruit and monitor volunteers

Dinners & Discussions

Encourage sign ups, be an official host of the dinner, interact with alumni and student guests

Ring Week

Greet students, take photos, field questions

Ring Celebration

Greet students, families and friends

Manage student section of football tailgates

Ensure a great tailgate experience for student members

Other Sport Tailgates (Basketball/Baseball)

Pass out tailgate swag to student members

Beat Shirts/Giveaways

Pass out beat shirts and other information as necessary, facilitate student design competition

Campus Tabling

Table for Texas Exes at orientations, parent/family weekend, departmental, and other campus events

Great Texas Exit

Assist in greeting recent graduates and encouraging membership sign-ups for recent alumni

Orange and White Welcome

Assist with various stations as needed and make sure students are enjoying the event

Ring Scholarship

Review submitted applications and select a top candidate

Alumni Chapter Events

Assist and promote as necessary

Graduation and Class Gift

Gauge interest from campus community and promote class gift donations

Make Campus Presentations

Present at various events and group meetings on behalf of Texas Exes

Ask an Ambassador!

Maintain email responses from student members in the monthly newsletters

Program Incentives

  • Discounted Class Ring
  • Discounted Life Membership
  • Mentoring and Networking Opportunities 
  • Admission to Texas Exes Events (as space is available)
  • Ambassador of the Year Award

Application Timeline Fall 2018

  • August 6th: Application Opens
  • August 28th: Application Closes
  • August 29th-September 1st: Interview Selections
  • September 5th- 8th: Interviews as needed
  • September 8th: Ambassador Decisions Finalized

Contact Us

Please contact Lewis Hall at Lewis.Hall@texasexes.org with any questions, comments or concerns.