These volunteers support peer networking and resource sharing, collaborating on projects that meet a specific need, or communicating the value of ACUI.
I left I-LEAD® with new connections to staff members, great memories from my small group, and a refreshing feeling that further solidified why I am in this field of work.
I have had a great opportunity to share my experiences and expertise within an organization that has done so much to support students and professionals in student affairs and higher education.
“I have gained a supportive professional network, and the experience of building new connections with people from across the Association.”
Serving volunteer positions typically require a commitment of 4 to 12 months, though this varies by the specific project work of the role. Over the course of the term, volunteers should anticipate approximately 2–4 hours of conference call and project work per month.
Those in serving positions must have: employment at a higher education institution; institutional or individual membership; a signed institutional support form; and a commitment to fulfilling the duties of the position for the length of the term. Students in serving positions must be: a degree-seeking undergraduate or graduate student who is not a full-time employee at the institution; involved in a college union/student activities department; not set to graduate the upcoming May or August; committed to fulfilling the duties of the position for the length of the term.
Do you know a colleague who would do well in a volunteer role? Show your support by making a nomination today!