CSUSM STEM Ambassador Program

CSUSM STEM Ambassadors are outstanding undergraduate students who are part of CSUSM's STEP outreach efforts. They share their unique experiences at CSUSM with prospective students, they promote CSUSM science and math programs at local high schools and community colleges, and they serve as role models for current and future STEM majors.

What are some examples of STEM Ambassador Activities?

  • Leading tours of CSUSM research labs for prospective and current students
  • Sharing information about their undergraduate research experiences and/or internships
  • Conducting interactive science demonstrations at local high schools
  • Participating in panel discussions about science and math careers
  • Communicating upcoming STEM-related events to prospective students via social media
  • Distributing information about CSUSM science and math programs at career fairs and recruiting events
  • Planning academic and social events for current and prospective students 

What are the qualifications of STEM Ambassadors?

  • Passion for science and math
  • Good communication skills
  • Leadership ability
  • Familiarity with CSUSM science & math programs and research labs
  • Highly motivated, energetic, and dependable
  • Academically successful
  • Involved in undergraduate research (preferred)
  • Willingness to participate in occasional weekend and evening activities

What are the benefits of being a STEM Ambassador?

  • Opportunity to boost the perception of CSUSM's science and math programs
  • Chance to contribute to the college's recruitment efforts
  • Valuable leadership and career experience

Interested in becoming a STEM Ambassador? Please complete the form below.


Applied Physics
Computer Science

Learning Assistant
STEM Center Tutor
Math Lab Tutor
Supplemental Instruction Leader

Briefly explain why you want to be a STEM Ambassador.
Desribe the qualities you possess that would make you a good STEM Ambassador.
Briefly summarize your motivation for pursuing a STEM degree and your current career goals.

Describe any undergraduate research experience, internships, or other career-related experiences.

Describe any additional achievements or other details that might support your application.
Submit Application