Volunteer Opportunities

The Alumni Association has volunteer opportunities to suit a wide range of interests and time commitments. By getting involved—a little or a lot—you can make a difference to your University and current students. 

Current Volunteer Opportunities:

Alumni Council - This Council represents the Alumni Association and meets monthly to make decisions on policy and programming for the association. Each member serves a three-year term. In addition, three alumni representatives are chosen to serve on the Board of Regents and provide a liaison between the University's governing body and alumni. Please contact alumnicouncil@uwinnipeg.ca   Council Member Application Form  

Contact the Alumni Affairs Office if you are interested in these programs:

Homecoming - If you would like to participate as a volunteer at Homecoming, please contact the Alumni Office at alumni@uwinnipeg.ca

Contact the Alumni Association Council if you are interested in these programs:

Convocation - Welcome our newest members to the Alumni Association and help raise money for scholarships by selling degree frames before or after the ceremonies. Convocations are held in June and October.
Please contact alumnicouncil@uwinnipeg.ca

Food for Thought - Join alumni council volunteers in distributing snacks and juice, along with encouragement, to students who are studying for exams on campus. This event is held twice a year during the exam period (December and April). Please contact alumnicouncil@uwinnipeg.ca

Other Volunteer Opportunities at UWinnipeg open to UWinnipeg Alumni (please contact these programs directly):

University of Winnipeg Language Partner Program - Interested in getting to know other people from different cultures or want to share your own? UW Language Partner Volunteers are needed for a minimum of 12 hours per school term (January-April, May-August, or September-December). Program and application information can be found here:https://www.uwinnipeg.ca/elp/student-life/lpp.html

Wii Chiiwaakanak Learning Centre
https://www.uwinnipeg.ca/wiichii/docs/WiiChii_VolunteerOpportunitiesWinter2018.pdf