University Student Volunteering

University Student Volunteers are integral to our programmes.

As a volunteer you will act as an inspirational role model, guiding students through their academic studies, opening their eyes to Higher Education, and giving them a vision of their futures. Please see below for our range of opportunities.

Academic Support

Volunteer as an Academic Support Tutor and help primary and secondary students at our after-school sessions.

Please click here to find out more.


Mentor one of our students and support their academic, social and future development. 

Please click here to find out more.

Buddy Programme

A chance to welcome young people to your university for a day to share your experiences and inspire them.

Please click here to find out more.

Primary FOCUS Volunteer

Share your experience of university with Year 6/P6s on their 'graduation' day as part of a Primary FOCUS Week.

Please click here to find out more.


Get in touch

If you would like to discuss any of the opportunities please email us at or call 07718 492116.


IU Accreditation for Volunteers

IntoUniversity offers a programme of accreditation in order to recognise the contributions which volunteers make to our charity.

IU25 Accredited Volunteer 
Volunteers who have completed 25 hours of volunteering with IU

IU50 Volunteering Award
Volunteers who have completed 50 hours of volunteering with IU

IU100 Excellence Award
Volunteers who have completed 100 hours of volunteering with IU

All of our volunteers are eligible for these awards.