College summer volunteers

For students enrolled in any accredited college or university, we offer a special College Summer program to gain experience in a healthcare setting. All applicants must be between 18-25 years old and able to commit to volunteering for 8-10 consecutive weeks during the summer. Deadline for applications is April 15th .

For students enrolled in any accredited college or university, we offer a special College Summer program to gain experience in a healthcare setting. College Summer volunteers become an integral part of the remarkable patient experience at Novant Health UVA Health System. All applicants must be between 18-25 years old and able to commit to volunteering for 8-10 consecutive weeks during the summer.

Successful completion of the program provides you with an option to come back during school breaks throughout the year. During the interview process, we will make an effort to provide placement based on the applicant’s interest but also on departmental needs.

For 2020, Applications are only being accepted until April 15th. The online application includes additional program requirements. Applicants must begin volunteering by early June.

To see a list of volunteer service areas, see our About Novant Auxiliary page.

Step 1: Click here for our Summer College Application

Step 2: After you submit your application, the Volunteer Services office will be contacting you to schedule an interview. Please bring any health immunization records to include a current flu vaccination or be prepared to receive a flu vaccination free of charge at the time of your interview (required) if we are in flu-season. You also need to bring $20 cash/check for your uniform and a valid driver's license.

Step 3: Prior to your orientation:

Orientation Packet

Step 4: Training will be arranged by the volunteer office

Step 5: Begin your 8-10 week commitment of volunteer service.