The Volunteering Team at Students’ Union UCL is all about helping you to achieve great things. By working with over 350 London-based charities and not-for-profit organisations, we have a constant flow of exciting and rewarding opportunities for you to get involved with.

We offer a wide range of one-off, flexible, regular, online and in-person volunteering opportunities. Find the perfect volunteering role today!


Welcome One-Off Volunteering
Applications for our 2023 Welcome One-Offs are open! Our Welcome One-Off Volunteering events run during the Welcome Period, and are a great way for students to try out volunteering, meet other students, and make an
"I am very passionate about dance and I want to share this passion with more people..."
Aneeta is studying an MA in Film Studies and she volunteered with the Student-Led Project DanceIt!
"...seeing how much the students valued the input and advice we were giving them was truly rewarding"
Anais is a second-year medical student; she was one of the Project Leaders for the UCL Next Top Doctor Student-Led Project.
The SDGs Consultancy Challenge 2023
Our UCL SDG Consultancy Challenge delivered on 12-16 June this year and involved 61 students across 8 projects - working hard to deploy the project management and consultancy skills they developed at our training ahead of the week to find innovative and sustainable ways for the


Games & Afternoon Tea volunteers
26/09/2023 | 12:30 - 16:00
SOLD OUTWe actively combat loneliness by connecting isolated older people with their community and supporting them to join group activities. Your will help our Activities & Events Team to host a 'Games & Afternoon Tea' session on Tuesday 26th September.Volunteers will play with our members different games: puzzles - sudoku - Jenga - dominoes - chess, etc. 
Walking through History: Bringing the stories of London’s green spaces to life
27/09/2023 | 10:30 - 15:30
Help London Parks and Gardens to share the history of Bloomsbury’s green spaces with a wider audience. We’re looking for volunteers to help us update our existing historical walk of Bloomsbury, to make it more inclusive and engaging for new audiences and inspire a new generation of supporters for our important work.  
Conservation Volunteering on Hampstead Heath
27/09/2023 | 13:00 - 17:00
Be a conservation ranger for the afternoon on one of London’s prime green spaces.