Become a Tour Leader
The 2017 application for Visitors Center student staff will open on October 2. The application deadline is 4:00 p.m., October 31.
Visitors Center student staff requirements:
Must be a currently enrolled undergraduate.
Must be planning to be enrolled at UGA through at least Spring semester 2019.
Must have a valid driver's license.
Must have excellent communication skills.
Ability to represent the University of Georgia effectively to numerous constituencies (visitors, prospective students, current students, faculty, and staff)
Ability to work without direct supervision
Have a positive, enthusiastic attitude and strong customer service skills
Commitment to the institution and responsibilities of the position (occasional weekend assignment should be expected)
All newly selected staff must be available for at least two hours a week of training for a six-week period in spring semester 2018.
All newly selected staff must commit to working at the Visitors Center for at least four weeks next summer—any combination of weeks between MAY 21 and AUGUST 10
Visitors Center student staff responsibilities:
Serve as an information resource and UGA ambassador for campus visitors, faculty, staff, and students
Staff the center's information desk, handling walk-in and telephone inquiries as assigned; expect to work approximately 5-10 hours per week
Lead tours of the campus year-round
Attend mandatory biweekly staff meetings
First-round, group interviews for selected applicants will begin on November 2.
Second-round, individual interviews for finalists in the application process will begin on November 10.
New staff will attend their first training session on Sunday, December 3, 1:00-6:00 p.m.
Weekly training will take place throughout the first six weeks of spring semester.