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Tennessee Family Ambassadors

The Tennessee Family Ambassadors serve as volunteers and representatives for the Tennessee Family Association.

Family Ambassadors must be a family member of a current full-time undergraduate or graduate student. Ambassadors must: 

  • Complete the online Tennessee Family Ambassador training
  • Volunteer at one event at UTK and one event locally per academic year

Ambassadors are involved in various activities and engagement:

  • Serve as ambassador and provide support to local alumni and recruitment efforts 
  • Volunteer with Family Engagement events such as Fall Family Weekend and Spring Family Reunion 
  • Assist in university recruiting efforts in collaboration with Office of Admissions (Big Orange Preview, New Vol Roll Call, etc.) 
  • Support campus programming and initiatives throughout the academic year 
  • Serve as a social media ambassador for Family Engagement and campus-wide campaigns (Big Orange Give, New Vols Confirmation Day, etc.) 

Signature Events:

  • Move-in/Big Orange Welcome 
  • Fall Family Weekend & Silent Auction  
  • Spring Family Reunion 
  • Family Appreciation Week 
  • Tennessee Family Association sponsored events