Why not add volunteering to your academic path through our community partnerships? Help build stronger communities, positive social change and a more engaged university locally, nationally and internationally.

Get involved and make a difference! Volunteering comes with its share of perks, and the results will be rewarding for both the community and your career development. Come meet the Career Corner community engagement team and check out the volunteer opportunities available to you. 


volunteer placements as part of a course


extracurricular volunteering placements


volunteer hours logged in 2021-2022



To foster social responsibility, leadership and skills development, whatever students’ level of engagement.
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Create impact-driven partnerships to address community priorities and improve student learning.
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To connect students to local and international community engagement opportunities.

This official University of Ottawa document records all of your volunteer work on campus and in the community. 

Become a partner

We work with over 600 local, national and international community partners, 300 per term on average. 

Partnering with us provides your organization with volunteers who are highly motivated and keen to engage in new learning opportunities.

How become a partner?
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Contact us

Community engagement

Career Corner
University Centre (UCU)
85 University Private, Room 216
Ottawa ON, K1N 6N5
Tel.: 613-562-5945
Toll-free: 1-877-868-8292
[email protected]