DCI Ambassador Program

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The Douglas College International (DCI) Ambassador Program provides prospective international students the opportunities to create a meaningful connection with the college’s current students and learn more about the Douglas programs and services from their peers. The DCI Ambassadors act as the college’s representatives to future international students and their families by sharing their stories and providing advice, support and resources on the digital Unibuddy platform and in recruitment events. Our Ambassadors will ensure that our prospective international students will never feel lost when making a choice about their college journey!

DCI Ambassador program objective

  • Actively engage in conversations with prospective and newly accepted international students 

  • Provide international prospective students with information and guidance regarding joining Douglas College  

  • Help students familiarize with Douglas College’s student’s life and expectations 

  • Promote smooth transition into the College via peer-to-peer support network  

  • Develop intercultural communication and provide opportunities for professional networking 

DCI Ambassador program benefits for current Douglas College international students

  • Share your experience, make new friends and expand your professional network 

  • Learn from your peers and develop communication, writing and leadership skills

  • Obtain a Reference Letter (upon request)​ to add to your future job application

  • Receive exclusive access to program events for skills development 

  • Earn a Certificate of Participation at the end of the semester that can be added to your resume 

Ready to Apply?

Apply now to become a DCI Ambassador!

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Important Dates for the Fall 2021 Program: 

* Dates are tentative

August 20th

Registration opens for volunteer mentors and mentees.

September 1st

First day of the program; matching begins.

September 7th

Fall Semester begins.

September 23rd

Welcome Event (All participants).

October 8th*

DCI Leadership Training Day (Student Leaders Only)

October 8th

Last day to sign up for the Fall program.

November 15th*

Skill-building event and program check-in (Student Leaders only).

December 3rd

Final celebration (All participants)*.

December 18th

Last day of the program.