The University of Chicago

Volunteer Opportunities

Get involved! Whether you’re affiliated with the University or a member of the larger community, we invite you to browse this site and discover how you can get involved and make a difference. We also invite local not-for-profits to post volunteer opportunities on this site. Check back often to see what’s new.

  • Neighborhood Schools Program
  • University of Chicago Medical Center
  • Comer Children's Hospital
  • Gary Comer Youth Center
  • University of Chicago Community Service Center
  • Fall Day of Service
  • MLK Day of Service
  • Spring Day of Service
  • MetroSquash
  • MAGIC (Metropolitan Area Group for Igniting Civilization)
  • Oriental Institute of Chicago
  • Hyde Park Art Center
  • Museum of Science and Industry
  • DuSable Museum of African-American History
  • Muntu Dance Theater of Chicago
  • Mentor a UCW Senior
  • Chicago Hopes
  • Ellis View Cooperative Garden


  • Is your nonprofit organization looking for volunteers? Whether you’re in the market for short-term help or a long-term relationship, we invite you to submit your volunteer opportunity here.