Join a prestigious group of students who volunteer their time to promote a positive image of MacEwan. When you become a MacEwan Ambassador, you participate in a variety of university and community activities while developing your leadership skills.

Learn more about the Ambassador program; then submit your application to become a leader at MacEwan University!

MacEwan University Ambassadors must:

  • Be in good academic standing.
  • Have completed at least one year of post-secondary.
  • Be open-minded, committed, responsible and have a developed self-awareness.
  • Possess good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Want to positively contribute to the life of the university and community.
  • Be enthusiastic about community engagement.
  • Complete 50 hours of volunteer service.
  • Attend all scheduled training and mandatory activities.

MacEwan University Ambassadors are required to attend the program’s orientation and training sessions held in August. There is an optional spring session held in April for those who will be available to begin the program in the summer. For further details, please email

If you are an individual who enjoys being involved and strives to be your personal best, the Ambassador program provides you with:

  • Leadership skills
  • Communication skills
  • The Student Experience Record of your volunteer service
  • Public speaking experience
  • Peer mentorship
  • Networking opportunities
  • Involvement in the MacEwan University and Edmonton community
  • Career skills
  • Eligibility for scholarships
  • An opportunity to make a difference

Ambassadors can participate in:

  • Bell Let’s Talk
  • Black History Month
  • Boys and Girls Clubs
  • Campus Block Party
  • Campus tours
  • Convocation
  • Deep Freeze Festival
  • Family Literacy Carnival
  • Flying Canoë Volant Festival
  • Food Bank
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Hope Mission
  • Mustard Seed
  • New Faculty Orientation
  • New Student Orientation
  • Open House
  • Residence move-in
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • Sexual Violence Awareness Week
  • Volunteer, career and grad school fairs

If you like to be involved, enjoy getting out into the community and want to develop your leadership skills, consider becoming a MacEwan Ambassador. The MacEwan Ambassador Program gives you the opportunity to serve the MacEwan University and Edmonton communities through volunteer service.

Apply to become an ambassador