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What is Hokie Ambassadors?
Hokie Ambassadors is a registered student organization affiliated with the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. Our members are volunteers who primarily provide the tours for prospective undergraduate students. Additionally, the Hokie Ambassadors provide help throughout the Admissions office.

There are at any time anywhere from 70 to 130 Hokie Ambassadors. Our organization is a great way to meet other people, especially those who love Virginia Tech! If you'd like to learn more, read our Frequently Asked Questions.

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Become a Hokie Ambassador
The Hokie Ambassador Application will be available in late February, 2015. Interest meetings will be held mid February, 2015. Attendance at an interest meeting is mandatory to apply. The application will open after the interest meetings.

Frequently Asked Questions
Q.  Are Hokie Ambassadors paid to give tours?
A. None of our tour guides are paid to give tours during the regular academic year. Hokie Ambassadors who are around for the summer months can be paid by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions to give tours.

Q. What kind of time commitment is required to be in Hokie Ambassadors?
A. A new member of Hokie Ambassadors would typically be required to make a minimum time commitment of about 10-12 hours during their first semester in the organization. New members must participate in a training session, follow at least two tours and give at least five tours during their first semester.

After your first semester in Hokie Ambassadors, a member would be typically required to make a minimum time commitment of about 16-18 hours per semester.

Typically, this means about an hour per week.

Q. Why would someone want to volunteer to be a tour guide?
A. Most of our tour guides live and breathe Virginia Tech. They love to be here and they love to share their enthusiasm and love of Virginia Tech with others. Hokie Ambassadors learn more than they ever imagined possible about Virginia Tech. The communications skills you build while being a Hokie Ambassador are extremly useful and look great to prospective employers.

Q. Who can I contact if I have more questions about Hokie Ambassadors?
A. You can send an e-mail to Hokie Ambassadors at ambassadors@vt.edu.
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