Escape the student bubble and get involved with one of the most rewarding things you can do while you're in Bristol - Volunteering!


while you're a student it's grea to do something with your free time. There are a number of ways you can get involved whether you want to make a difference in the local community, improve your employability, learn new skills, meet new people or just have fun!


Volunteering News

In order to ensure our student-led volunteering projects are as good for the community and for students as possible, we are launching a student volunteering survey! If you've volunteered on any of our UBU volunteering projects, please take 5-10 minutes to fill out this quick survey.


Find a volunteering opportunity


  • Find a student led volunteering project in...

Children and Young People


Older People

Health and Disability



  • Sign up to the UBU Volunteering Hub

Click here and sign up the our new Volunteer Hub! Which is your one-stop shop for finding all of our latest volunteer opportunities throughout Bristol.


  • Keep up to date with our e-newsletter

UBU Volunteering sends out a weekly newsletter which gives you up-to-date info on all our projects


Join the mailing list here


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Getting Started...

so you've found the project you're looking for, what do you need to do next?


1) Attend our compulsory 'Introduction to Volunteering' training!


2) For certain projects, you'll need a DBS criminal records check, click here to find out more.




This year we're evaluating the progress of all our student-led volunteering projects. If you've been part of any project since 2009, we'd appreciate 5 minutes of your time to fill out our survey!