Welcome NUI Galway student!
What is Volunteering?
Volunteering is giving your time to a community. For an hour a week you can get involved in a homework club, befriend a person with a disability, visit the elderly, play with children in hospitals, plant an organic garden or mentor a fellow student...the list is endless!
Here you will find over 120 different
community activities that you can
volunteer with locally & internationally.
ALIVE workshops offer information
and support to all NUI Galway students
that volunteer or interested in starting!
Want your CV to stand out from the
crowd? Get rewarded for your time &
effort! Apply now!
Confused? There is no need when we
have a comprehensive list of answers
to all your questions here.
You can help a cause close to your heart • Have fun & Meet new people • Network • Build your skills • Increase your employability • Gain experience • Give back to society • Get the NUI Galway Presidential Award for volunteering, the ALIVE Certificate!
Become an ALIVE Volunteer
Getting started volunteering could not be simpler.....NUI Galway's ALIVE team can help you find the ideal volunteer opportunity for you and give you all the training and support you need to get there. Have a look at the volunteer opportunities and attend a workshop to learn more.