College student volunteers

Duke Raleigh Hospital

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Duke Raleigh Hospital provides college volunteers with the opportunity to experience and observe many aspects of health care in a hospital setting. We understand that our college student volunteers are often interested in pursuing a career in health care, and we offer volunteer experience to help them reach that goal.

Positions available

College volunteers are assigned to a variety of positions throughout our organization making a difference in the lives of our patients, their family members, and caregivers.

Program requirements

You must be:

  • Enrolled in a college program on a full or part-time basis
  • Commit to volunteering a minimum of once a week for a four-hour shift for at least ten weeks
  • Complete mandatory criminal background check, health screen, and orientation
  • Adhere to all Duke Raleigh Hospital policy and procedures, including the dress code
  • Be responsible for communicating when unavailable for assigned shift

Become a volunteer

Applications for the college volunteers are due in the volunteer services office by the following dates in order to volunteer in the corresponding school term:

  • Fall semester: July 5
  • Spring semester: December 5

Download an application to be a college student volunteer.  Please call 919-954-3887 to learn more about our program.