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Cross Cultural Events

International Ambassador Program

Apply now to join the most comprehensive inter-cultural training organization on campus.

For incoming international students:

This program will connect you with an American student. Your friend will help you adjust to living in the United States and teach you about campus life. Please fill out the application to be matched with your international friend:
Ambassador Application - International

For U.S. students

this program will connect you with an international student at UNC. You will be their designated American Ambassador and show them how to thrive at UNC and in Greeley. Apply now!
American student application

Friendship Family Program

This is a cultural exchange between International students at the UNC and local families who are interested in developing international friendships and furthering their cross-cultural awareness.

Friendship families do not provide living accommodations. Instead, families get together with student for different activities such as dinners, movies, sporting events, sightseeing etc. Friendship families provide a family environment for students away from home.

Friendship Family Form

Contact Vanja at vanja.pejic@unco.edu or call 970-351-2384


  • Spring English Conversation Groups are in session. Click here for more information.