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Outreach and Recruitment Services for Gavilan College

Gavilan College
Outreach & Recruitment Services

Lynda Kerr
Office Hours:
Monday-Friday, 8 am - 5 pm
Location: L 129
Phone: (408) 846-4993

Student RAMbassador Program

Become a Student RAMbassador

Download Student RAMbassador Application

RAMbassadors 2013

Mission Statement

Student RAMbassadors provide enthusiastic support to the college and its students through assistance during the registration process by presenting general information, directions and referrals to all new and continuing students during pre-registration and through outreach efforts throughout each semester. The RAMbassadors is designed to assist the Outreach and recruitment Coordinator by representing the campus and the college in outreach programs, community and campus-wide special events throughout the academic year.

Overview of job duties

Rambassadors will learn about peer mentoring and support, leadership, and helping new students feel connected to the Gavilan community. The student RAMbassadors will go through training of the college process, such as admissions, financial aid, registration, campus tours and Gavilan College’s programs and services.


Duties will include visiting high schools, participating in community events, and working with the college career centers at our local high schools.

Events and Activities

Utilizing their mentoring and leadership skills, RAMbassadors will engage newly-enrolled students to help educate them about resources in order to be successful and feel connected to campus life. They will assist with on-campus events such as, Science Alive, Transfer Day and Graduation.


The RAMbassadors will assist the Coordinator on following up with applications turned in by potential students. They will also help maintain the outreach database.

For more information and requirements on becoming a Gavilan College Student RAMbassador, please call Lynda Kerr at (408) 846-4993 or e-mail

Last modified: August 5, 2014
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