Volunteer Placement Options

Cancer Information Service

  • Multimedia Room Assistant
  • Student Clerical/Event Assistant

General Support Services

  • Boulware Day of Surgery Lounge Assistant
  • CDD Volunteer Receptionist
  • Concierge Volunteer
  • DeGowin Blood Drive Donor Registration Volunteer
  • DeGowin Blood Drive Volunteer Driver
  • DeGowin Blood Center Blood Drive Volunteer
  • DeGowin Blood Center Volunteer Tele-recruiter
  • Emergency Department Volunteer
  • Human Resources Clerical Support
  • Labyrinth Team Volunteer
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Clerk Assistant
  • Nursing Recruitment Clerical Assistant
  • Nutrition Assistant
  • Office of Patient Relations Assistant
  • Oncology Registry Volunteer
  • Outreach Education Leader
  • Spiritual Services Office Assistant
  • SNICU Waiting Room Receptionist
  • Surgical and Neurosciences ICU Family Care Volunteer
  • Surgical and Neurosciences ICU Family Lounge Receptionist
  • Touching Hearts Bereavement
  • University Employee Health Clinic Clerical Support
  • UI Marrow Donor Program Outreach Assistant

Inpatient Units

  • 3BT Medicine Psychiatric Unit
  • 5 South Short Stay Unit
  • 6RCW Internal Medicine/Family Practice Unit
  • Adult Leukemia and Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Burn Trauma Center
  • Burn Trauma Center SOAR Volunteer
  • Cardiology Volunteer
  • Cherished Portraits Volunteer
  • Child Life Volunteer
  • Day of Surgery Admissions and Lounge
  • GI Surgery and Trauma Unit Volunteer
  • Medical ICU
  • MOR Perioperative Unit Volunteer
  • Mother Baby Care Unit Volunteer
  • Neurology Inpatient Unit, 6JC
  • No One Dies Alone
  • NSIC, Epilepsy Monitoring Unit, Neurology Clinic, and Neurosurgery Clinic
  • Oncology Inpatient Unit, 3JPP
  • Oncology Inpatient Unit, 4JPP
  • Palliative Care Volunteer
  • Pediatric ICU
  • Pediatric Inpatient and Support Unit Host
  • Radiology
  • Respiratory Specialty Care Unit
  • Stroke Peer Visitor
  • Surgical and Neuruoscience ICU

Outpatient Clinics

  • ASC Perioperative Unit Volunteer
  • Cardiac Rehabiliation Clerk/Receptionist
  • Center for Disabilities and Development
  • GI Surgical Center Volunteer
  • Holden Comprehensive Center Center Clinic Volunteer
  • Holden Comprehensive Center Center Info Desk Student Volunteer
  • Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences/Iowa KidSight Project Office Volunteer
  • Ophthalmology Chart Clinic
  • Ophthalmology Clinic
  • Orthopedic Clinic Volunteer
  • Urology Volunteer
  • Vitreoretinal Disease Clinic Volunteer

Patients' Library

  • Cataloguing Volunteer
  • Circulation Desk Backup/Runner
  • Laptop Support
  • Special Projects Volunteer
  • Volunteer Job Coach
  • Volunteer Reader
  • Weekday Circulation Desk
  • Weekend Circulation Desk

Project Art

  • Art Cart Assistant

Rehabilitation Therapy

  • Bingo Assistant
  • Bingo Pack Distributor Volunteer
  • Certified Dog Visitation Program Assistant
  • Dog Visitation Program Dog Handler
  • Inpatient Rehabilitation Therapies Volunteer
  • Occupational Therapy Volunteer
  • Pediatric Specialty Clinic Volunteer
  • Physical Therapy Pediatric Outreach Volunteer
  • Physical Therapy Volunteer
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program Volunteer
  • Recreational Music Volunteer
  • Sports Medicine Unit Volunteer

Ronald McDonald House of Iowa City


  • Child/Adolescent Psychiatry Tutor and Teacher's Aide
  • Pediatric Inpatient tutor

Volunteer Services

  • Administrative Assistant Volunteer
  • Baby Hat Knitter/Crocheter
  • Fourth Floor Salon Cashier/Receptionist
  • Office Volunteer
  • Refreshment Cart Volunteer
  • Rooftop Café Volunteer
  • Sock Monkey Volunteer
  • Student Leader Board Member
  • Volunteer Services Advisory Board and/or Committee Member
  • Volunteer Services Receptionist
  • Wild Rose Gifts Cashier
  • Wild Rose Gifts Host/Hostess
  • Wild Rose Gifts Storeroom Assistant