Volunteer Orientation Information

Thank you for your interest in volunteering

Your first step to volunteering with our program is to submit an application for a reservation at our next orientation. Seating for attendance at the orientation is limited. All applications received during the specified time frame will be reviewed.

Please do not submit an application unless you are able to start volunteering at this time, can commit to 100 hours of service, and are sure you can attend the scheduled orientation.

Applications are currently being accepted for the January 2015 orientation:
Thursday, January 15, 2015
3:00pm to 5:00pm
UC San Diego Medical Center - Hillcrest
Main Auditorium
200 W. Arbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92103

How to Apply

Download and complete the application form - this is the only form you should submit to be considered to attend the volunteer orientation.
Mail application form to:

Volunteer Services
UC San Diego Medical Center
200 W. Arbor, #8959
San Diego, CA 92103

  • Applications are accepted by US MAIL ONLY (no faxes or e-mails, please) and must be postmarked between December 10, 2014 and December 31, 2014, in order to be considered for the January 15th orientation.
  • Paperwork that is not postmarked between December 10th and the 31st will not be considered or retained by the Volunteer Services office.
  • E-mail notifications will be sent by January 9, 2015 for those applicants selected for attendance.
  • Please do not contact the volunteer office to check on the status of your application.

Additional Forms (Post-Orientation)

These forms should NOT to be submitted with your application. You will need to bring these to your interview AFTER you have applied and been accepted to the volunteer program.

Department of Volunteer Services
200 West Arbor Drive
West Wing, Room 100
San Diego, CA 92103-8959
(619) 543-6370
Fax: (619) 543-5809
Office Hours:
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday