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Alumni Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with UCalgary Alumni! We are always looking for volunteers so please express your interest by completing a Volunteer Application here! 

Short-term Opportunities

Kick Off the Spring - Alumni Pathway & River Cleanup

Join your fellow UCalgary graduates on Sunday, May 7, 2017 from 9:00a.m. - noon, their families and friends at the City of Calgary’s 50th Annual Pathway and River Cleanup. The UCalgary Alumni group will be cleaning up the site along the south side of John Laurie Boulevard N.W., between 14 Street and Brenner Drive N.W. Cleaning supplies will be provided. There’ll also be free coffee, but please  bring your own mug!

Register directly through our Pathway and River Cleanup Registration Page!

Get your Hands Dirty with the Public Excavation Program

From May 23 to June 23, 2017(Monday-Friday) volunteer participants can excavate alongside members of the Archaeology Field School at the Cluny Fortified Village site. Volunteers receive a tour of the archaeological site and are provided with training on archaeological excavation techniques. This volunteer role provides participants with the opportunity to learn about the Siksika Nation at the Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park Interpretive Centre and to support UCalgary research.

Participants are responsible to their own transportation to the site at Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park and are asked to contribute to two days of digging for the season. Cost per volunteer participants is $12.00+GST for adults and $8.00+GST for children and seniors visiting the site. Opportunity suitable for children 12 and up; participants under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information visit the Public Archaeology Program webpage; to register, or for additional questions, please e-mail email  or call 403-220-8537.

Build the Alumni Community at our Graduation Celebration!

On June 9th, UCalgary Alumni will host a night in celebration of the alumni community to welcome our community’s newest members into the family. Help welcome UCalgary’s newest grads as a volunteer at registration and support a networking activity. Volunteer shifts are from 6:30p.m. - 9:00p.m. and provides volunteers with the opportunity to network and meet fellow alumni. To volunteer, please contact Audrey Taylor, Alumni Volunteer Lead at or complete our Online Volunteer Application.

Long-term Volunteer Opportunities

EMBA Alumni Alliance Council Members

Are you an EMBA graduate looking to get more involved? Here's a great opportunity to volunteer with UCalgary!

Join a passionate group of EMBA Alumni as a member of the EMBA Alumni Alliance. Council members come together to identify unique and meaningful alumni engagement opportunities that are intended to advance alumni engagement for a strong and connected EMBA alumni network in Calgary.

Interested? E-mail Dana Silver, Associate Director, Alumni Engagement, Haskayne School of Business, at to discuss further.

Questions or Comments

For any questions about volunteer opportunities as an alumna or alumnus of the University of Calgary, please contact:

Audrey Taylor
Lead, Alumni Volunteer Program