The deadline to submit an application is Friday, January 8 at 4:00 pm.

Student Staff Responsibilities and Expectations

Visitors Center student staff will:

  • Serve as an information resource and UGA ambassador for campus visitors, faculty, staff, and students.
  • Staff the Visitors 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.
  • Research and update campus information to keep resources current.
  • Attend mandatory biweekly staff meetings and required training sessions.

Application Requirements

Students interested in applying to become a Visitors Center tour leader must:

  • Be a currently enrolled undergraduate student.
  • Be planning to be enrolled at UGA through at least the following spring semester.
  • Have a valid driver’s license. 
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Be able to represent the University of Georgia effectively to numerous audiences (visitors, prospective students, current students, faculty, and staff).
  • Be able to work without direct supervision.
  • Have a positive, enthusiastic attitude and strong customer service skills.
  • Have a commitment to the institution and responsibilities of the position (occasional weekend assignment should be expected).

Important Notes

  • First-round, group interviews will take place shortly after the application deadline. Second-round, individual interviews will be conducted the week after group interviews.
  • Those selected to join the Visitors Center staff are required to participate in a training session on Sunday, February 7, 1:00–6:00pm.
  • All newly selected staff must be available for at least two hours a week of training for a six-week period in spring semester.
  • All newly selected staff must commit to working at the Visitors Center for at least four weeks during the summer, any time between May 24 and August 17.

Questions?

Contact the Visitors Center at visituga@uga.edu or call (706) 542‑0842.