Don B. Huntley College of Agriculture

Selection Process

Ag Ambassador Application Packet 2018-19 (PDF)

All applicants will be required to complete an Ag Ambassador application and two evaluations, with at least one from a Cal Poly Pomona faculty or staff member. All applications will be screened and qualified candidates will be required to participate in a selection workshop and complete an interview.

Selection criteria will include the following:

  • evidence of good academic standing and satisfactory progress in the student's major
  • excellent oral communication skills and the ability to transmit factual information about the College with enthusiasm and sincerity
  • active involvement in extracurricular activities.

Ag Ambassadors will be selected to be representative of the programs within the College of Agriculture and to reflect diversity in gender, age, ethnicity, and national origin. There is no set minimum or maximum number of Ag Ambassadors that will be selected.

The application and selection process takes place during Winter Quarter of each academic year, with training in Spring Quarter, and activities commencing Summer Quarter.

Students who have previously served as an Ag Ambassador are eligible to re-apply. Both undergraduate and graduate students are eligible to apply.  

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