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Non-Student Volunteers

Non-Student Program

Non-student volunteer programOur volunteer program is designed for retirees, working individuals, and others who are not currently pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees. The Non-Student/Adult Program Coordinator will help to place you in an area that best matches your skills, interests, and availability.

Our Volunteering Opportunities

We have many volunteer opportunities at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. There are many different departments available for Non-Student/Adult volunteers, so there is an opportunity to accommodate any volunteer with any type of schedule. Volunteer opportunities are based on the current needs of requesting departments and on the volunteer's suitability, experience and time commitment. Hours are flexible varying by program, with evening and weekend hours available in some departments.

Applying to Volunteer

Due to the overwhelming interest in our volunteer program at UCLA Health, we have revised the volunteer application and intake process. All prospective volunteers must first send a completed application in addition to a 500-word essay, stating the applicant’s reasons for volunteering to:

Volunteer Services
757 Westwood Plaza #B791
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Once the essays and applications are received and reviewed, you will be called for an interview.  Click button below to download the non-student application.

Download Non-student Application


  • Completion of a Non-Student Volunteer application form
  • Complete and pass a required background check
  • Agreement to volunteer for 100 hours within six months; commitment of four hours per week
  • Completion of all required immunizations, including TB test(s), MMR, and Varicella
  • Completion of all required volunteer forms. 

To have an application sent to you or for further information regarding the Non-Student/Adult Volunteer Program at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, please call the Volunteer Services Department at (310) 267-8180, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please note that the office is closed from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. for lunch.


HOLIDAY CLOSURES FOR 2015: The Volunteer Services Office will be closed during the following upcoming holidays:    

Monday, January 19   MLK Jr. Day
Monday, February 19   President's Day
Friday, March 27   Cesar Chavez
Monday, May 25


Memorial Day

Monday, September 7   Labor Day
Wednesday, November 11   Veteran's Day
November 26-27   Thanksgiving
December 24-25   Christmas
December 31-January   New Year's