There are many opportunities to volunteer with us as a student.
As a student volunteer, you can help with all of the following jobs:
- Cat playmate
- Humane Educators
- Kennel Assistant
- Dog Socializing
- Adoption Counseling
- Dog Walking/Outings
- Off-site Events
- Event help
Volunteer Training Fee
As part of the volunteer application process, we require a one-time volunteer training fee of $10 to help offset the costs of administrative processing, training materials, applicable background check fees, your volunteer uniform, volunteer program maintenance, and other costs that leave a footprint in our finances so more can go toward animal care. For your convenience you can pay your volunteer fee online.
CSER Grading Scale
Criteria for determine a student’s final grade:
You must complete AT LEAST 20 hours in our TimeClock system to pass.
The letter grades are determined by the following:
A – Student displays exceptional service; excellent attitude; volunteered at least 20 hours and volunteered for at least one event (LHS event, birthday party, offsite event, etc.)
B – Displays satisfactory service; punctuality; appropriate attitude; volunteered at least 20 hours, but did not volunteer at an event
C – Displays acceptable service; usually punctual; acceptable attitude; volunteered at least 20 hours
D – Displays unsatisfactory service; not punctual; volunteered less than 20 hours
F – Designates “failure”; unacceptable service; volunteered less than 20 hours
How to get started:
- Fill out this application and attend the volunteer orientation you choose in the application.
- For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 434-448-0088 X 116.