I Want To Volunteer

Ready to put your skills to work and make a difference?

Volunteering not only lets you gain resume-building experience, it gives you the chance to make a meaningful impact as a connector, community builder and changemaker. There are many ways to get involved, so check out postings below, follow our Instagram, or make an appointment to chat with a Career Education Specialist.

Within SFU


Remote and on-campus volunteer and paid opportunities (“Getting Involved” section under “Opportunities”)

Student Clubs

200+ SFU clubs - Make connections, explore personal and professional development or take on a leadership role

Student Unions

Support and create student-driven initiatives by joining your program’s student union

SFU Camps

Volunteer roles for educational, outdoor, sports, and/or leadership programs for youth 

Student Ambassador Program

Short-term volunteer opportunities 

Beyond SFU


SFU’s main posting site for organizations to recruit students and alumni

TD Community Engagement Centre

Surrey community initiatives and volunteer programs coordinated by SFU staff

Volunteer Connector

Volunteer opportunities from non-profits across BC

Charity Village

Volunteer and paid opportunities from charitable and non-profit organizations across Canada


Community-focused volunteer opportunities

Volunteer BC

Resources for volunteers including opportunities, volunteer centre directories, and the Pan-Canadian Volunteer Matching Platform

Meaningful Work

An SFU-student run venture that connects skilled volunteers with non-profits based on causes that matter to them

Professional Associations

As a student member, build connections with professionals in your field; join a committee or volunteer for events

Additional Resources

Get Involved

Explore opportunities to get involved in various volunteer programs at SFU

Book a 1-1 Appointment

For personalized help with your volunteer search, log onto myExperience to book an appointment with our Career Educators

Connect with us

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