Letters and Science College Ambassadors Program

Ambassadors of Letters and Science (ALAS) is a group of exceptional students that represent the UC Davis College of Letters and Science to prospective students and families, peers, and the campus and community at large. The ALAS program provides leadership opportunities for student participants; enhances the outreach of the College through the student voice; and builds community via student-led initiatives.  

2020-2021 Ambassadors of Letters and Science
2020-2021 Ambassadors of Letters and Science.
Top L-R: Violeta "Violet" Ruiz, Political Science-Public Service, '23; Simran Chahal, Political Science, '23; Tianna Ching, English & Cognitive Science, '21; Evelyn "Eva" Clubb, Cognitive Science, '21; Aman Singh, Economics & Statistics, '21.
Second row, L-R: Itzelth Gamboa (Leader) Sociology & Communication, '21; Quilvio Hernandez, Math & Economics, '21; Scott Hornbuckle, Medieval and Early Modern Studies, '22; Beitong Li, Economics & Statistics, '21; Zach Luis, Applied Math & Economics, '21.
Third row, L-R: Khalil Malik (Leader), Political Science, '22; Audrey Mechali, Psychology, '23; Metzli Montero (Leader), Applied Physics, '22; Maria "Cielo" Montoya, Cognitive Science & Linguistics, '22; Angela "Angie" Ni, Computer Science, '21.
Bottom L-R: Alexandra "Alex" Olvera, Political Science, '21; Stephany Reyes, Psychology & Communication, '21; Jimena Calderon, Political Science, '23; Kabir Sahni, Communication & International Relations, '22; Priyal Thakral, International Relations & Managerial Economics, '22. 

ALAS Ambassadors are enthusiastic about sharing their experiences with others, and represent the College at recruitment, yield and outreach events. They develop their leadership and communication skills through these activities, as well as by hosting visitors to campus, leading informational sessions, communicating online, and providing tours.

Student ambassadors are chosen through a selective process, which includes an application and interview. The application for 2020–2021 is now closed. The application for 2021–2022 will open in winter quarter 2021. If you have questions about being an Ambassador of Letters and Science, please contact us