Student Volunteering‌

Interacting with a cause you care about can provide great experiences whilst building new skills.

Through Careers and Placements find an opportunity in schools, in communities or set up your own project with support from the University Community Fund

York Students in Schools

Project funding


Visas and volunteering

There are no visa restrictions on the amount of volunteering work you can undertake as an international student; however, restrictions apply on what is classed as 'unpaid work'.

Find out more and make sure you understand the difference.

Community volunteering

Team projects


International students

Current international students can be a real help to prospective students by sharing their experiences of York.

Find out about our Talk to a York Student scheme

Contact us / @UoYVolunteering 

Careers and Placements query? Contact

Staff Volunteering? Contact York Cares