The VolCorps Program is an umbrella organization that brings together:
- UT Ambassadors – Members work primarily as the official tour guides of the university.
- ME4UT – Members work with diversity recruitment programs.
- Volunteer Team – Members work primarily with prospective student athletes.
Students who are VolCorps Program members work with admission recruitment programs and provide support for the Undergraduate Admissions Office. For more information, please e-mail Laura Stansell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications for the 2014–15 academic year are available below.
The Minority Enhancement for the University of Tennessee (ME4UT) team aids the Office of Undergraduate Admissions in recruiting and building relationships with multicultural students, by continually promoting diversity through the planning and implantation of overnight visit programs, campus tours, school presentations, and other on-campus programming.
Applications for membership are due Wednesday, February 12, 2014, by noon in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, located in Circle Park at 320 Student Services Building. There will be an information session on Wednesday, January 29, 2014, at 6:00 p.m. in the University Center, Rooms 223–224. Feel free to e-mail email@example.com with any questions.
The Ambassadors are the principal student liaisons for prospective students and their parents visiting the UT campus. These students play an integral role in UT’s Campus Visit Program by leading daily campus tours for visiting families and giving students perspective on life at UT.
Applications are due Thursday, March 6, 2014, by noon in the Undergraduate Admissions Office, 320 Student Services Building. Sign-ups for interviews are available when you turn in your application. Interest sessions will be held on February 26 and March 4 at 6:00 p.m. in Hodges Library Auditorium. If you are not able to attend a session and want more information, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
This team meets with and provides important information to prospective athletes and their families. Team members have the opportunity to share their knowledge of UT and its great traditions, including the outstanding varsity athletic programs.
Volunteer Team members work every home UT football game as well as various events throughout the year. Applications are due Friday, February 7, 2014, in the Undergraduate Admissions Office, 320 Student Services Building. Students will sign up for first round interviews when turning in their application.