Alumni

Volunteering as a student

Are you a current student looking for volunteering opportunities? Keen to improve your CV and pick up skills that will benefit you in the future?


As a student there are a wide range of volunteering opportunities open to you both internally within and externally to the University. For a comprehensive overview of what's currently on  offer across a number of sectors and geographical areas, check in with USW Careers


For students looking to connect with the work of alumni relations and keen to build their own personal networks, we welcome volunteers to our USW Alumni volunteering programme. 


Ready to dive in? Take a look at the opportunities below and email us to express your interest - alumni@southwales.ac.uk

2017-18 Alumni Volunteering Programme: Opportunities for students


  • Reunion Coordinator - Assist the Alumni Office in organising reunion events and get to meet alumni from your degree programme - a great opportunity to compare notes!
  • Events Assistant - Help out at our annual graduations, share in the spirit of the USW community and help deliver an outstanding experience
  • Recruitment Ambassador - Feature in marketing materials and be the voice of USW at events
  • Alumni Champion - Get involved and influence how the Alumni Office connects with your department, fellow students or halls of residence
  • Global Assistant - Provide insight to international students about adapting to British culture
  • Student Working Group - Apply to become a member of our new student-alumni working group. Offer guidance as to how graduates could contribute to enhancing the USW student experience
  • Student Calling Team* - Help us reconnect with alumni over the phone and support our affinity and fundraising activities


*Subject to interview. This would be a paid opportunity in line with skills and competency demonstrated during interview.