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University of Michigan and University of Michigan Health System Employees

UofM and UMHS Employees can apply to volunteer at UMHS at any time.  Monthly Orientations are scheduled to accommodate employees’ schedules.

RETURNING Volunteers:  Click here for instructions.

NEW Volunteers  –  Follow these 3 steps:

Step 1.  Sign up to attend an Information Session.  You must attend an Information Session to be eligible to volunteer. Please be on time!  (We do not operate on “Michigan Time”!)  Late arrivals will have to reschedule, if space is available. 

INFORMATION SESSIONS  (Attendance at one is mandatory for new volunteers)

Spring/Summer 2014 Session (May through August)

Tuesday, April 15

5:00 - 6:00pm

Thursday, April 17

10:00 - 11:00am

Saturday, April 26

1:30 - 2:30pm


Fall 2014 Session (September - December) - Please check the website in August.

Step 2.  Schedule and attend an InterviewInstructions for scheduling an interview will be provided at the Information SessionBring ALL items listed on the Volunteer Interview Checklist to your interview.  You will forfeit your appointment if your materials are incomplete. Your interview will last approximately 2 hours.

Step 3.  Sign up to attend a General Orientation session.  Instructions for scheduling a General Orientation will be provided at the Information Session.  You may attend the General Orientation before or after your Interview date, but please choose the earliest possible date so you can get started volunteering! 

GENERAL ORIENTATION  (Attendance at one is mandatory for new volunteers)

Winter 2014 Session (January through April)

Thursday, January 16

4:00 - 6:00pm

Saturday, January 18

10:00am – 12:00pm

Wednesday, January 22

4:00 - 6:00pm

Thursday, January 23

4:00 - 6:00pm

Saturday, February 1

1:30 – 3:30pm


Spring/Summer 2014 Session (May - August) - Check website in mid-March.

Click here:  Directions to General Orientation.

Limited volunteer opportunities are available year-round.
Feel free to contact us for current openings at 734-936-4327.


Contact Us

Volunteer Services Department
L2616 Women’s                                                  
1500 E. Medical Center Drive                                          
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5237
734-936-4327  (office)
734-936-9423  (fax)