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University of DelawareNew Student Orientation First Year Experience

The Welcome Ambassador (WA) position provides students the unique opportunity to officially help new students transition to the University of Delaware! WAs help shape the experience that new students have during their first weekend on campus. WAs are official representatives of the Office of New Student Orientation, the Division of Student Life, and the University of Delaware, and should act accordingly with professionalism and good judgment.

Applications are due by 4:00 PM on Tuesday, March 28. Click here for the WA Position Description.

Check out an interest meeting for more information:

Thursday, March 2 at 7 p.m. in 218 Gore

Monday, March 6 at 6 p.m. in 223 Gore

Wednesday, March 15 at 5 p.m. in 218 Gore

Questions should be directed to the Welcome Ambassador Captains at or Brittany Acosta, New Student Orientation Program Coordinator, at 302-831-3378 or

*Note: You may not serve as a Welcome Ambassador if you are serving as an RA for the 2017-2018 Academic Year.*

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In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act as amended in 2008, and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the University of Delaware is committed to providing equal access for students, employees, and visitors with disabilities. The Office of Disability Support Services (DSS) provides reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to University programs and services. The DSS office works with individuals who have physical, medical/chronic health, and psychological disabilities, as well as those with learning disabilities and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.

Anyone requiring an accommodation based on a disability should contact the DSS office directly. It is the individual's responsibility to inform the DSS office of the disability and need for accommodation. The DSS staff works in conjunction with other University departments to provide reasonable accommodations. For more information, please contact a DSS by phone (302) 831-4643, TDD (302) 831-4563, email, or visit the website at