The Vanderbilt Volunteer Community

You set a high standard for alumni involvement for all alumni

You are part of a worldwide network of volunteers that connects Vanderbilt and its global alumni community. As a volunteer, you are the driving force behind the programs that keep alumni Vanderbilt for life.

Vanderbilt volunteers live down the block and around the world. You’re business people, teachers and community leaders. Yet, you all have one thing in common— your leadership and involvement helps Vanderbilt University thrive. You are Vanderbilt for life.

If you’re already a Vanderbilt volunteer—thank you. Your work strengthens our position as a top 20 university. As a community, you are helping to shape the Vanderbilt of the future.

If you’re looking for ways to become involved, explore the opportunities below and be sure to read what inspires our current volunteers. To learn more, just give us a call at (615) 322-2929 or email

Volunteer Opportunities

The following alumni volunteer opportunities offer a variety of ways to impact Vanderbilt and the lives of current students and fellow alumni. We encourage you to explore these roles and consider which one is right for you.

There are many other rewarding ways to volunteer at Vanderbilt University. The following roles range from helping at Vanderbilt University Medical Center to serving an elected term on a board or advisory council.