U.Va.’s Community Relations Office assists nonprofit organizations in securing volunteer help provided by University employees and students. In addition, the office provides information to those wishing to volunteer within the University or the community.
Volunteers serve as ushers at Drama Department and Heritage Repertory Theater productions. Call the Box Office at (434) 924-3376 to sign up for specific performances.
U.Va. Hospital Auxiliary & Volunteer Services
Volunteers of all ages serve in more than 50 areas of the UVA Health System. Community residents, UVA students area teens and UVA employees all support the Medical Center by volunteering. New volunteers are welcome! http://www.healthsystem.virginia.edu/volunteer
McIntire Department of Music
McIntire Department of Music volunteers help promote and produce over 100 concerts and events a year. For a full listing of volunteer opportunities and to apply, visit: www.virginia.edu/music/volunteer.
School of Nursing
The School of Nursing has volunteer opportunities for alumni, parents, students and friends. For more information, visit www.nursing.virginia.edu/alumni/volunteer/.
U.Va. Art Museum
Volunteers serve as docents or as part of the Volunteer Committee. For information on docent classes and to volunteer, visit http://www.virginia.edu/artmuseum/for_the_community_and_schools/docents.php.
U.Va. Library Volunteers and Exhibit Docents
The U.Va. Library welcomes volunteers in a variety of positions, including docenting at library exhibits, preservation, circulation, and shelving. Short- or long- term assignments available. No experience necessary. Training is provided. For more information please see http://www.library.virginia.edu/jobs/.
Tutor and Mentor Programs
There are numerous opportunities throughout the University for volunteers to serve as tutors and mentors.