Texas Tech University

Application Information

Employment Requirements

To be eligible for employment, all Transfer Ambassador candidates must:

  • Maintain a minimum 2.5 TTU GPA during employment.
  • Be in good academic and disciplinary standing with Texas Tech University.
  • Be a full time undergraduate student in Spring 2020 and Fall 2020.
  • Be a transfer student.
  • Attend all trainings, meetings and RRO sessions. 
  • Pass a security sensitive background check and drug screening prior to employment.

See our FAQ section for answers to common questions.

Steps to Apply

  1. Attend an information session.
    Attending an information session is required to receive the application.  Dates are listed below.
  2. Complete the online application.
    Application includes biographical information, essay questions, and a professional resume.You will receive the link to the online application AFTER you attend an information session.
  3. Attend the group interview.
    All applications will be reviewed and scored by the Transfer Ambassador leadership team. The top applicants will be asked to come to the group interview. Dates are listed below.
  4. Sign up for an individual interview.
    Participants that are selected to continue in the application process after the group interview will be asked to sign up for an individual interview. Dates are listed below.
  5. Attend required trainings and pass evaluation.
    Ambassadors must complete the weekly spring leadership course and attend the Transfer Ambassador Retreat. Dates are listed below.

Selection Timeline

Information Sessions

At the Information Session you will receive a link to the online application as well as have all your questions answered in person.  

Information session locations vary (see below). All locations are on the 2nd floor of the Student Union Building. Information sessions last about 30 minutes.

Please note: You MUST attend an Information session to receive the application.

Date Time Location
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 1:00 pm SUB Playa Room
Thursday, November 14, 2019 12:30 pm SUB Playa Room
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 3:30 pm SUB Canyon Room
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 2:00 pm SUB Canyon Room
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 11:00 am SUB Playa Room
Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:30 pm SUB Playa Room
Friday, January 24, 2020 1:00 pm SUB Playa Room
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 2:00 pm SUB Canyon Room
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 5:00 pm SUB Canyon Room
Thursday, January 30, 2020 2:00 pm SUB Canyon Room
Tuesday, February 4, 2020 2:00 pm SUB Canyon Room
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 12:00 pm SUB Canyon Room

Other Important Dates

All dates are considered mandatory. A full list of required dates will be provided at the information session.

Date Event
Various (See above) Information Sessions
Sunday, February 9, 2020 Applications Due at 11:59 pm 
Saturday, February 15, 2020 Group Interview
Monday, February 17 – Friday, February 21, 2020 Individual Interviews
Monday, February 24, 2020 Decisions Made
Thursday, February 27 – Thursday, April 30, 2020*
(*Thursdays, 5:00-7:30pm; excludes Spring Break)
Transfer Ambassador Leadership Course
Friday, March 6 – Sunday, March 8, 2020 Transfer Ambassador Retreat