Summer Semester (June - August)
Summer Undergraduate Volunteer Program - We are looking for a diverse group of committed undergraduate students who are interested in enhancing the quality of patient care by becoming an integral part of our Winship team. Summer college volunteers will have direct interaction with our patients, their family members, and our staff while providing support and assistance in a variety of departments.
All summer college volunteers are required to serve for 9 weeks and commit to a minimum of 8 hours per week (72 hours in total). Additionally, all summer college volunteers must be able to provide their own housing. Participants will also have the opportunity to participate in a variety of continuing educational sessions, interactions with staff members, events, and simulation lab.
In addition to completing 72 hours of service, all accepted applicants will be required to attend the following events:
Mandatory orientation on Friday, May 31, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm at our Clifton campus.
Attend a minimum of two Continuing Education classes offered during the program.
Closing program event on Friday, August 2, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm at our Midtown campus.
The application for the summer semester is open. Applications requirements are as follows:
- Must be an undergraduate student
- Submit application and two (2) professional recommendations
- Provide proof of immunizations (chicken pox, mumps, measles and rubella, and hepatitis B)
- Submit to an interview (most will be conducted in person, but we can allow for phone interviews) and background check
Fall and Spring Semesters
All student volunteers are required to serve for 10 weeks and commit to a minimum of 8 hours per month.
The application for the spring semester is currently closed. The application process for the fall semester will open on July 1, 2019 and will close on August 16, 2019.
How to Apply
Step 1: Meet the volunteer requirements.
Step 2: Review the volunteer benefits.
Step 3: Review the volunteer manual (PDF).
Step 4: Complete the online volunteer assessment when available. You must achieve a score of 80 or higher on the online assessment to be eligible to volunteer and receive access to the application.
Step 5: Eligible applicants will be invited to a one-on-one interview.