UCI Volunteer Programs


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Who We Are

Volunteer Programs provides opportunities for community engagement and leadership development. Through mutually beneficial campus and community partnerships, students explore social issues by engaging in direct service, reflection, and critical dialogue. We aspire to be a resource that encourages and empowers the campus community to become global leaders.

Our Programs

Alternative Break

A service-learning program for students to explore social issues through meaningful service, education, and reflection during their academic breaks. 

Community Service &
Leadership Fair

Find volunteer opportunities, internships, leadership roles, and field study sites. Meet non-profit organizations, campus departments and campus organizations! 

MLK Jr. Day of Service

"Make it a day on, not a day off." More information to come! Save the Date for January 21, 2019!

Featured Service Opportunities

Get Involved in Service

Featured Service Opportunities 

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Student PIRGS Positions

The Student PIRGs work with students at 35 colleges and universities to create a greener, healthier, more meaningful future -- on campus, in our community, and across our state and country.

Western Youth Services

Annual Holiday Toy Drive

Western Youth Services currently serves the youth in OC who have suffered various forms of adversity, and we would like to bring some extra joy during these trying times. Last day to donate is Dec. 7.

United By Blue

Beach Clean Up
Sat. Dec. 8, 2018 - Bolsa Chica Wetlands

 Clean up will consist of removing trash and debris that has found its way into the wetlands and surrounding beaches. All cleanup supplies, water, and lunch will be provided.

Junior Achievement

Weekly Volunteer Opportunities

Junior Achievement strives to teach Kinder-12 grade sudents about financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship. Volunteer opportunities for 5-7 weeks for 45 minutes for each visit or a one-time 4 hour session. Contact Monica Bacha, Program Manager for more information.


Want your volunteer opportunity to be featured? E-mail volunteer@uci.edu with details of your service opportunity.

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