Each year there are more than 100 volunteer positions available at Western through the VIP program. Volunteers receive a general orientation to Student Experience as well as specific training for their particular volunteer positions. Approximately twenty-five of these positions are with Learning Skills Services.
Learning Peers - up to twenty-five volunteer positions staffing our Peer Assisted Learning (PAL) Centre
For position descriptions, openings, or to apply online, click here and scroll down to Learning Skills Services.
Volunteers are an essential part of Western's support for students and greatly increase the amount of support that is available. In addition, the skills that you can develop and the experiences that you can gain from volunteering can enhance resumés and strengthen applications for employment, professional schools, and graduate school.