Volunteer as a student

Centre for Volunteering and Community Leadership

Volunteering can be one of the most rewarding and enriching life experiences you will ever have. It's also a great way to improve your chances of getting a job.

Are you a UCLan student interested in volunteering?

Discover your next volunteering opportunity

Benefits of volunteering with CVCL

  • Get valuable work experience
  • Make a positive contribution to the local community and beyond
  • Gain nationally accredited leadership and management qualifications
  • Volunteering activity is added to your transcript when you graduate
  • Meet new people and extend your network of contacts
  • Develop the skills that employers want
  • Improve your mental health and wellbeing
  • Win awards presented at our annual Volunteering Celebration Event

Become a volunteer

If you're a student at UCLan you can register with us to become a volunteer. There are lots of volunteering opportunities and you can apply for any vacancies that interest you. We'll also get in touch regularly to let you know about the other volunteering and learning opportunities on offer.

With over 500 volunteering opportunities on offer, you’re bound to find something that inspires you. You could help lead projects in areas such as:

  • Business
  • Computing
  • Events
  • Finance
  • Law
  • Management
  • Media
  • Sports

You'll gain skills and experience in areas directly related to your interests or career aspirations.

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