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Upcoming Volunteering Opportunities

Join alumni, staff, fculty and students as a volunteer at the Spring 2020 Convocation. Spring Convocation is scheduled for May 26-29, 2020 at the WFCU Centre.

Stay tuned for more details about volunteering for the Spring 2020 Convocation.

Complete a volunteer application form to be included in all future calls for volunteers.

Volunteers will be needed for a variety of roles during Alumni Week 2020, September 28-October 4.

Stay tuned for more details.

Complete a volunteer application form to be included in all future calls for volunteers.

As a graduate from UWindsor you have valuable life and career advice to share. With 85% of jobs being filled via networking and 2.4 million jobs available over the next four years, it is key for students to receive support and advice from those in industry. The top skills companies are looking for across ALL industries are active listening, speaking, critical thinking and social perceptiveness. Everyone can improve these skills by connecting with others, sharing your story and asking thoughtful questions.

Powered by Ten Thousand Coffees, UWindsor Ten Thousand Coffees is an exclusive networking and mentoring platform that introduces you to alumni and students based on specific career interests and goals. You can schedule and set up a coffee chat in-person or online.

  • You’ll receive a monthly introduction to a student or fellow alumni based on your career interests and goals
  • Suggest a time to chat, in-person at a coffee shop or online from the comfort of your home, to share your advice and experience
  • Receive an official LinkedIn certification to recognize your commitment to mentoring and networking
  • Once you join, all introductions are sent directly to your inbox, so you don’t need to use another tool!

The easiest and quickest way to gain access is to sign-up using your alumni email address here. JOIN NOW

If you choose to use a different email, you will be placed into an approval queue where you will be reviewed by school administrators. You can request to join by clicking here.

Complete a volunteer application form to be included in all future calls for volunteers.

Help with the recruitment of new UWindsor Lancers by volunteering your time to support the University of Windsor's student recruitment initiatives. Alumni volunteers are used in a variety of capacities including but not limited to participating in recruitment events, providing testimonials and acting as an Ambassador and example of what a University of Windsor education can do for prospective students.

Stay tuned for future opportunities to support our recruitment efforts.

Complete a volunteer application form to be included in all future calls for volunteers.

The UWindsor Alumni Association is always seeking positive, energetic and personable volunteers to attend a variety of community events on behalf of the Alumni Association. Help the Alumni Association spread our message, connect with students and alumni, and give back to the community at a variety of events in the Windsor/Essex County area.

Typical volunteer opportunities last approximately 1-3 hours per event and are perfect for volunteers who cannot make a long-term committment.


Upcoming Community Events

(POSTPONED) Sunday, April 26 - Earth Day Community Tree Planting

The Earth Day Tree Planting volunter event has been postponed as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. Event organizers hope to reschedule the event for Fall 2020. Please stay tuned for more information about a rescheduled date.


Stay tuned for more information on how to join the Alumni Association's Tree Planting team.

Complete a volunteer application form to be included in all future calls for volunteers.

Apply to Volunteer with the Alumni Association

APPLY TO VOLUNTEER

To help us find a valuable volunteer opportunity for you, follow this link to complete the Alumni Association Volunteer Application Form. Once reviewed, the Alumni Affairs & Donor Communications department will reach out to you to set up a meeting or sign you up for a volunteer opportunity.

Have Questions?

To discuss volunteer opportunities or to get more information, contact Rob Janisse at (519) 253-3000 ext. 4055 or email to robj@uwindsor.ca.


Contact the UWindsor Alumni Association

Alumni Affairs and Donor Communications
Welcome Centre, University of Windsor

Wyandotte at Patricia
Windsor, ON  N9B 3P4
519-971-3618
alumni@uwindsor.ca