Not all volunteering roles have to be a big commitment, so here are a few quick ‘microvolunteering’ opportunities. Some ideas are listed below and if you have something else in mind, feel free to email us at alumnivolunteer@ucd.ie with your idea.

Volunteering doesn’t always have to involve a significant time commitment. In fact, there are numerous ‘microvolunteering’ opportunities that require just a small portion of your time but can still make a big difference. We’ve listed a few ideas below, but if you have other suggestions or unique volunteering concepts, we’d love to hear from you. Please feel free to reach out to us at alumnivolunteer@ucd.ie with your thoughts.

Consider becoming a social media champion. If you’re someone who is pressed for time but still wants to contribute, this could be the perfect role for you. Every like, retweet, and comment on our social media posts helps to spread the word about our cause and mission. So why not follow us today and take a few minutes to engage with our content? Your involvement truly counts!

Another way to contribute is by working with us to create content. A crucial aspect of the Alumni Relations team at UCD is sharing the remarkable and inspiring stories of individuals like you. Regardless of where you are in the world, your story matters to us! We are in the process of creating a rich resource of videos, testimonials, and quotes, and we would be thrilled to include your unique narrative.

Lastly, you can participate in research. Our students and academics at UCD are consistently contributing to world-class research, and they often seek volunteers to participate in their studies. There are numerous opportunities to get involved in microvolunteering and research on the UCD campus. Some of these opportunities might take only a few minutes of your time, while others may require a more substantial level of commitment. Regardless of the time you can offer, your contribution can make a significant impact on the advancement of research.

Be a social media champion

Want to help, but don’t have much time on your hands? Every like, retweet and comment counts!

Follow us today and take a few minutes to let us know you’re connected…

Work with us to create content

An important part of the work of the Alumni Relations team at UCD is sharing the incredible and inspiring stories of people like you. No matter where in the world you are located, your story is important! We are building a resource of videos, testimonials and quotes and would love to include yours.

Participate in research

Students and academics at UCD contribute world-class research and often look for volunteers to contribute to studies. There are many opportunities to get involved in research on UCD campus. Some might take only a few minutes while others may require some level of commitment.