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Applications open for LU Ambassadors through March 2

Application packets for Lamar University Ambassadors will be available until March 2, 2017 in the Office of Alumni Affairs located in the John Gray Center, Rudy C. Williams Building, Suite 102 on the Lamar University campus. 

LU Ambassador group“Lamar University Ambassadors are a select group who represent the student body at official university functions”, said Shannon Copeland, director of alumni affairs and advancement services.  “LU Ambassadors work to promote university pride among students, alumni and friends of the university; have a high level of involvement on campus; and are well informed about the university and what it has to offer students, alumni and the community.”

To apply for membership in as an LU Ambassadors, an applicant must:

  • Be a full time, officially registered Lamar University undergraduate student who has completed at least one semester at LU and will be classified as a sophomore or junior in the fall of 2017
  • Have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 and maintain that GPA in order to retain membership in the organization
  • Submit an Ambassadors application including a letter of interest, transcript, Lamar University faculty or staff recommendation, and resume
  • Have approval from his/her college dean

Additional information about the Lamar University Ambassadors program is available on the LU Ambassadors website at  or by contacting the Office of Alumni Affairs at (409) 880-8921 or