High School Student Volunteer Application
Thanks so much for your interest in volunteering at the University of
Please know that we have temporarily suspended onboarding new high school student volunteers due to visitor restrictions in the hospital.
Thank you for your interest in volunteering for UCHealth at University of Colorado Hospital. Volunteers play an important and meaningful role in providing care to patients and their loved ones. We hope you find your experience here to be valuable and worthwhile. The departments that have positions for High School students as volunteers need teens with daytime, weekday availability. After-hours and weekends may be available after a teen has demonstrated responsibility and reliability.
Please note, this is different than applying for the UCHealth Summer Teen Volunteer Program. The application for that program will be available beginning in mid-February through first week in April for the following summer session. For more information on the differences between the programs, click What is the difference between the Summer Teen Program and High School Student volunteers?
New Volunteers should begin the application process with the "to do" list here:
Step One: Complete the online application below.
High School Student Parent/Guardian Consent Form
and have your parent/guardian sign it. Once complete upload it to your
Review the University of Colorado Volunteer Handbook
Ste p Five: Log into your account and read and complete the following Agreements:
- H andbook Acknowledgement
- Dress Code
- Confidentiality Agreement
- Code of Conduct
- Uniform and Badge Policy
Request an interview. Email:
with the subject line: "
Request for a volunteer interview.
With COVID safety measures in place, all interviews will be done
remotely. You will need access to a computer and camera for your interview.
Set-up in-person orientation and department training. Complete a
background check (18 and older.) Schedule and complete a health screen.
**Disclaimer: If this to-do list is not completed within 30 days, we reserve the right to remove your
application from our records and discontinue the process.
If you have any questions, please feel free to call our office at 720.848.1886.
Volunteer Services and Shadowing Department
Jenny Ricklefs, Manager 720.848.4068, Jennifer.Ricklefs@uchealth.org
Melissa Strickland,Coordinator 720.848.4070, Melissa.Strickland@uchealth.org
12605 East 16th Ave, Mail Stop F771, Aurora CO 80045