College Student Volunteer Program

College students are an integral part of our volunteer base.  Volunteers provide support to patients, families, and staff.

All college students have the same requirements and application steps of Hospital Program Volunteers, with the exception of the weekly year-round commitment requirement.

We offer distinct schedules for college volunteers:

  • Academic Year College Volunteers: Available to volunteer weekly (consistent same day/time schedule e.g. Mondays from 9 am to 3 pm. Limited evening and weekend positions available. Schedule may change at the start of the academic semester to accommodate class schedule).  

    Two Academic Year options include: 

  • October to April. (Minimum 22-week and 100-hour commitment)
  • February to August (Minimum 22-week and 100-hour commitment)
  • Summer Only College Volunteers: Available to volunteer weekly from May through August (consistent same day/same time schedule e.g. Mondays from 9 am to 3 pm.  Limited evening and weekend positions available. (Minimum of 12-week and 75-hour commitment). 

College Student Volunteer Program Applications

Please visit our application information page to access online application link and reference form during open enrollment periods.

Season (anticipated start time of beginning volunteer service)  Dates Accepting Applications
Summer  March 1 to May 15
Fall  July 15 to September 5
 Winter/Spring  November 15 to January 5

Notes for Completing the Online Application
If you are a college student, it is important to indicate that on your online application in the proper areas to ensure your application is processed appropriately:

  • In the “Demographic” section, next to “Type”, select “College” from the dropdown menu.
  • In the “Type of Volunteer Work” free response section, please indicate whether you are interested in the Academic Year College Volunteer: Option 1 or Option 2 or Summer College Volunteer assignment.
  • Please indicate the student organizations you are a member of at your university.
  • The online application and reference forms will only be available during the enrollment periods listed in the table above.