Meet Our Student Ambassadors

Many of our campus tours are led by a Student Ambassador, a current upper-year student or recent grad. Read on to learn more about where they're from, what they're studying, and how they're involved on campus.

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Aiza | Student Ambassador – Team Lead

Hometown: Mississauga, Ontario
Program: Major in History of Religions; Minor in Education Studies
Year: 4
Residence: On-campus
On-Campus Involvement:

  • Residence Don, Student Housing & Residence Life
  • Diversity Task Force, Student Housing & Residence Life
  • LAUNCH Leader, Centre for Student Engagement

Favourite Course: RLG201 – Introduction to Religion in the Literary, Visual, and Performing Arts


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Samina | Student Ambassador – Communications & Outreach

Hometown: Astana, Kazakhstan
Program: Specialist in Digital Enterprise Management
Year: 3
Residence: Off-campus

On-Campus Involvement:

  • Vice President of Marketing at the IMI Business Association (IBA)
  • Marketing & Events Assistant at the UTM Career Centre
  • Marketing & Communications Assistant at the International Education Centre (IEC)
  • Orientation Leader, University of Toronto Mississauga Students' Union (UTMSU)
  • Post-Production Associate at UTM/TV

Favourite Course: CCT222 – Political Economy of Communications, Culture Technology


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Saumya | Student Ambassador – Community Engagement

Hometown: Pickering, Ontario
Program: Specialist in Molecular Biology; Double Minor in Chemistry and Psychology
Year: 4
Residence: Off-campus
On-Campus Involvement:

  • Orientation Leader, University of Toronto Mississauga Students’ Union (UTMSU)

  • Mentorship Coordinator, Erindale Biology Society

  • Facilitated Study Group Peer Leader, Robert Gillespie Academic Skills Centre

Favourite Course: BIO210 – Fundamentals of Human Anatomy and Physiology


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Start Your Journey to Becoming a Student Ambassador!

Are you a current UTM student? Are you passionate about your campus or program of study and want to share your story with future students? Would you like to become a Student Ambassador one day? If so, consider becoming a Tour Ambassador!

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