Getting Started: Student Volunteer Program
Summer Student Volunteer Program
The SSV summer program usually runs for 3 weeks in the summer. To qualify for the
program, you must be at least 15 – 17 years of age and have at least a 3.0 GPA.
Applicants must be able to commit to the full three weeks of service. Limited space
is available, not all qualified applicants are accepted.
The 2019 Summer Student Volunteer program will run from June 17 – July 5.
Student volunteers serve each week, full days on Monday - Friday during that timeframe.
Applications will be distributed and all necessary program information will be presented
at the Parent/Guardian/Student Information night to be held on Monday, April
29th at 6pm in the LRC, Auditorium, located in the blue glass building
attached to the Visitor parking garage. Interested students should attend this information
night with at least one parent/guardian.
There will be opportunities to serve at the downtown campus and the north campus.
Please contact the downtown Volunteer Services office at 244-4271 or the north Volunteer
Services office at 427-4271 with any questions.
Homeschool Student Volunteer Program
The HSV program runs year around with the exception of the summer months each year.
To qualify for the program, you must be at least 16-17 years of age, be a student
who is home schooled and have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicants must be able to commit
to 80 hours of service. Limited space is available, not all qualified applicants
are accepted. Students who are a part of this program can apply anytime and be available
to serve during the months of September – May. They must volunteer during the daytime
hours of Monday – Friday, typically a four hour shift each week. For more information
on this program and how to apply, contact Nigina Amin at Nigina.Amin@jax.ufl.edu
or 904-427-4271. There will be opportunities to serve at the downtown campus and
the north campus.