Peer Ambassadors

Sweetwater Union High School District Seniors, do you know who your Peer Ambassador is at your school?

Who are they?

Peer Ambassadors are Southwestern College students that help high school graduating senior transition from high school to college. Peers in the program take full ownership of their role and conduct presentations in classrooms, or in groups sharing essential college knowledge to high school students. Peer Ambassadors accomplish this by being available throughout the year and forming relationships with their students.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Peer Ambassador is to promote student success by motivating students to achieve their academic goals. The Southwestern College Outreach Peer Ambassador serves the Sweetwater Union High School District students with high quality advice to promote greater access for prospective students.

Peer Ambassadors Goal

To ensure a smoother transition from high school to Southwestern College. Provide new students with guidance and information. Keep them informed of the Early Admission process.


Peer Ambassadors are committed to helping high school seniors succeed by:

  • Being available at a designated high schools two days a week
  • Motivating high school students to consider higher education
  • Helping high school seniors complete the Early Admission process in excellence