Be part of something bigger than yourself. Give back to your local community. Make a difference to someone’s life. Overcome your fears. Boost your career. Protect the environment. Gain new skills. Build your confidence. Experience London.

We connect UCL students with rewarding community volunteering opportunities across London.

We've been finding ways for UCL students to make a difference since 2002 with over 2,000 students volunteering on our projects each year. We've got hundreds of different volunteering roles, including flexible and one-off opportunities. Have an explore, find something you like and get involved!


In a UCL Hall? Find some volunteering close to home!
If you’re in UCL Halls, volunteering is a great way to feel part of the neighbourhood and get to meet people. To help you discover the community on your doorstep, we've curated a list of current volunteering opportunities for every UCL Hall of residence - all within twenty minutes walk.
Discover Volunteering Talks
The Discover Volunteering Talks are taking place on 13, 20, and 27 October.
Welcome One-Off Volunteering
The Welcome One-Offs are taking place during the Welcome Period between 19 September and 2 October 2022
Alumni Stories - Adrianna Chmielewska
Whilst studying for her BA Comparative Literature at UCL, Adrianna Chmielewska also volunteered with Action Tutoring. Graduating in 2020, she now works as a teacher.


London Marathon Cheer Point Volunteer
Would you like to be part of one of Breast Cancer Now’s biggest fundraising events? Cheer point volunteers help the Events team support their runners at the London Marathon. We pride ourselves on having the loudest cheer points and giving our runners a day they won’t forget. So, if this sounds like the role for you, join our team!
We are looking for a volunteer photographer (this could be a photography student or someone who has skills in this area) to come along to our London Marathon cheer point on Sunday 2nd October 2022, to capture pictures of our runners, and then come to our post-race reception to take some photos of our runners and their families after the race.
London Marathon Event Volunteer - The National Autistic Society
Why we need youWhether it’s running our cheer point, helping at the meet and greet area, or registering runners our volunteers play a vital role in making events happen. Be part of our team in 2022. You will be supporting more than 200 of our amazing fundraisers who are running the VCS London Marathon for the National Autistic Society (NAS).