Originally Posted by MaxillofacialMN
Yeah I didn't think that was true either... I visited DMU last fall and the guy showing me around said he was a volunteer. I felt sorta bad because I was on tour with him for nearly two hours, and I know he could have been doing better things with his time. Either way though, he seemed excited about giving the tour even if it was free.
You are correct. The tour guides (aka student ambassadors are usually 2nd year students, sometimes 1st year students) are VOLUNTEERS. The only form of compensation they recieve is the free food that the students interviewing also get.