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"It taught me to ask questions and to put myself out there."

Barbara Leger is a second-year Geography student and one of the Project Leaders for one of our newer projects, the...

Your guide to volunteering during COVID-19

Here at Students’ Union UCL Volunteering Service, lots of UCL students and staff have been asking us about volunteering they can do during this ...

"For me, outreach has always been a big part of my life."

Nudhara Yusuf is a second-year Politics, Philosophy and Economics student, and Project Leader for two of our student-led volunteering projects...

"I got to meet new people, see new places and contribute to something important."

Sebastian Rudden is a first-year undergrad studying Biochemical Engineering. He has been volunteering as a tutor with ...

"The best thing about volunteering? Getting to meet new people and feeling more connected to the community"

Caroline Crawford and Jo Xizi Yu are the Project Leaders for Art Without a Home, one...

Nominate for the Oliver Hare Altruism Award 2020

Do you know a UCL...

Virtual Volunteering

Even during social distancing, there’s lots of volunteering you can do without leaving your house: ...

Your guide to COVID-19 Volunteering

Here at Students’ Union UCL Volunteering Service, lots of UCL students and staff have been asking us about volunteering they can do during this ...

"Volunteering can really help to round out your experience at university."

Conor Courtney is a master’s student studying International Commercial Law at UCL. He told us about his experience volunteering as a...

“I wanted to spread the spirit within the club out into the wider community”

Odile Lehnen is a second-year Science and Society student, and the Project Leader for Kickstart, a UCL Taekwondo-affiliated volunteering...

"You get to choose how you want to help someone."

Ujjayanta Bhaumik, who studied Msc Computer Graphics Vision and Imaging at UCL, spoke with us about his time...

"It’s great to have an increasing sense of belongingness."

Jingyuan Zou is a first-year undergraduate in the Institute of Archaeology and has been volunteering with...

COVID-19: volunteering safely

There’s been lots of interest in volunteering at the moment – but also concern about how to stay safe. To help you make an informed choice about...

"You can't really go wrong with volunteering!"

Beatrix Popa is a second year Electronic and Electrical Engineering student. This year, as part of the UCL Taekwondo Society, she participated...

COVID-19 Volunteering - update

Here at Students’ Union UCL Volunteering Service, we’ve been getting lots of requests for volunteering opportunities that students can do...

“I get to interact with people outside my usual social sphere”

Crystal Chong and Gabriel Shen are the Project Leaders for Data for Good, a...

Volunteering: why it's good to plan ahead

It’s never too early to start thinking about your volunteering journey, so we’ve put together a few things you can keep in mind, along...

Going the extra mile for charity!

On the very chilly morning of Saturday 7 March, you were most likely asleep in a warm and cosy bed. Meanwhile,...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and volunteering

Like every other aspect of life, the coronavirus outbreak is affecting volunteering. Some activities - including most one-off events and all of...

"Having one kid say "this really changed my life" was amazing!"

Lampojan Raveenthiranathan is a final year Engineering student and leads two of our Student-Led Volunteering projects; ...

Stepping up to the challenge with Great Ormond Street Hospital

I recently volunteered at Great Ormond Street Hospital’s (GOSH) Walkie Talkie Tower Climb 2020 as a Directional Volunteer. ...

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