Volunteer Opportunities

Throughout the year there are opportunities for faculty, staff and students to volunteer with First Year Initiatives. We welcome your participation. If we don't have anything coming up but you'd still like to be involved in supporting first year students and FYI programs, please don't hesitate to email us at firstyear@louisville.edu.

Faculty/Staff Small Group Discussion Leader at Welcome Week (Friday, 8/18)
We need 50+ faculty and staff volunteers to lead small-group Book-in-Common discussions at Welcome Week 2017. All volunteers receive a free copy of HiddenAmerica and a comprehensive, event-specific facilitation guide. More info and registration form here.


 Welcome Week 2017 VolunteersFirst Year Initiatives and campus partners will welcome new and returning students to campus with Welcome Week 2017, Aug. 16-20. It’s a team effort to make these events the best they can be and we need your help! If you’re interested in volunteering, please fill out the form. The form includes details (where and when, length of shift, specific volunteer duties, etc.)

Volunteer opportunities for which we are not currently accepting applications:

Welcome Week 2017 Crew (closed 3/24/17)
If you're an undergraduate student who is interested in serving as part of the Welcome Week 2017 crew, please sign up and we'll be in touch with you. (Faculty, staff and graduate students who would like to volunteer during Welcome Week can fill out our volunteer form to be posted at a later date.)