The Alumni Association is currently seeking positive, energetic individuals who would like to volunteer. The Association has a variety of volunteer opportunities to suit different passions, skill sets and interests.
If you have the time to commit to giving back to the University of Windsor, have received a degree, diploma or certificate in a certified program of one year or more from the University of Windsor or if you're a current student, the Alumni Association has an opportunity for you.
Benefits of Volunteering with the Association
By volunteering with the Alumni Association, individuals reap the following benefits:
- Make a difference at the University of Windsor and in your community
- Network and connect with like-minded individuals in the community and meet new people
- Learn new skills
- Gain confidence
- Be a part of the local community
- Take on a new challenge
- Have fun
UWindsor student volunteers can earn a Co-Curricular Record (CCR) credit by volunteering with the Alumni Association, pending all criteria has been met. Follow this link to learn about the Alumni Association Volunteer CCR credit.
The Alumni Association is looking for Alumni to volunteer in such activities that include:
The Alumni Association Board of Directors manages a robust portfolio of initiatives, each with the goal of enhancing the life of students and Alumni of the University of Windsor. The Board of Directors is comprised of a variety of individuals possessing a suite of skill sets, and offers members exclusive professional development and networking opportunities.
Are you or is someone you know interested in joining the Alumni Association Board of Directors? Follow this link Access the Alumni Association Nomination Form.
Get involved with the Alumni Association by joining one of our committees; each dedicated the executing specific initiatives to enhance the prestige of the University of Windsor.
Specific committees include:
- Public Affairs
- Reunions and Special Events
- Strategic Planning
Help the Alumni Association welcome new graduates by volunteering at the Alumni Association's Diploma Framing Table service at Convocation(s). This short-term volunteer opportunity is a great way to get involved with the Association and experience the joy of watching graduates become Alumni of the University of Windsor.
Upcoming Convocation(s) include:
- Spring 2020 Convocation - In-person celebration cancelled due to COVID-19.
- Fall 2020 Convocation - Virtual celebration taking place online from October 14-17.
Enjoy some fun in the sun by volunteering with the Alumni Association at the annual Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament. Selling raffle tickets and running on-course activities is just a couple of the fun ways you can get involved.
The 2019 Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament was a huge success. The efforts of the many volunteers helped to raise over $28,000 for student scholarships.
Stay tuned for information about volunteering for the 2020 Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament.
Volunteer by joining our dynamic team of Brand Ambassadors who attend community events promoting the Alumni Association brand, its benefits and services. Have some fun with the local community in the process.
Volunteer with the Alumni Association at on and off campus events such as Welcome Week, Alumni Weekend, community BBQ's and more.
For more information on what these volunteer roles entail, review the Alumni Association Volunteer Job Descriptions.
Apply to Volunteer with the Alumni Association
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 Relations and Advancement Office will reach out to you to set up a meeting or sign you up for a volunteer opportunity.
To discuss volunteer opportunities or to get more information, contact Rob Janisse at (519) 253-3000 ext. 4055 or email to email@example.com.