DCI Ambassador Program

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The Douglas College International (DCI) Ambassador Program provides prospective international students opportunities to create meaningful connections with the college’s current international students and learn more about the Douglas programs and services from their peers. 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 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 international students get familiarized with Douglas College’s student’s life and expectations 

  • Promote a smooth transition into the College via a 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?

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Important Dates for the Winter 2022 Program: 

* Dates are tentative

December 10th 

Registration opens for volunteer ambassadors

January 4th

First day of the program. Winter 2022 semester begins.

January 21st

DCI Volunteer Ambassadors Welcome Event & Training
(Mandatory for all DCI ambassadors)

January 28th

Mandatory Training Day and Orientation for Student Leaders
(DCI ambassadors and mentors)

March 4th

DCI Leadership Training Day (Student Leaders Only)

April 1st

DCI Leadership Training Day (Student Leaders Only)

April 8th

Appreciation Event and Semester-end Celebration
(All participants)

April 27th

Last day of the program.