At SIU, our students lead the way!
Who are the Saluki Ambassadors?
- An RSO (Registered Student Organization) that operates through the Undergraduate Admissions Office
- Undergraduate student volunteers that actively engage and recruit future Salukis
What do we do?
- Lead Campus tours
- Sit on student panels
- Assist with on and off campus recruitment events
- Fulfill service hours for various organizations
- Get SIU swag and free food
- Learn valuable public speaking and leadership skills
- Impress your friends with your SIU knowledge
- Make new friends
Interested in learning more about our program? Contact Us
What it Takes to be a Saluki Ambassador
- Academic and extracurricular excellence
- Strong character
- Saluki pride
- Desire to give back to SIU
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills
- Time-management and organization skills
- And most importantly... A sense of fun and spontaneity
Saluki Ambassador Fun Facts:
- We're from: Illinois, Missouri, Wyoming, Indiana, Tennessee, Georgia, Massachusetts, Alabama, and Colorado
- Favorite Meal in the Dining Hall: Chicken Strips, Nachos, Eggplant Parmesan, and Tacos
- RSOs We're Involved In: Zoology Club, Pre-Professional Association, Intervarsity, Hispanic Student Council, Rock Climbing Club, Residence Hall Association, Undergraduate Student Government, Greek Life and More!
- Favorite Carbondale Hangouts: Giant City State Park, Blend Tea and Crepe, Castle Park, University Mall, and the Spillway
- We've Traveled To: England, France, Costa Rica, Italy, Greece, Germany, Thailand, Spain, and more!
Let our campus visit staff help build a custom visit for you and your family.
- Guided tours of campus, residence halls, and select colleges or academic departments
- Information sessions on a variety of topics of interest to prospective students
- Academic College and Student Services Fairs featuring representatives from our academic and student support services areas
- Individual counseling with representatives from Admissions, Financial Aid, and University Housing