VU Vollies

Vollies is Victoria University’s volunteering program. We volunteer in fun activities on campus and in our local community.

Join our Vollies program to:

  • make new friends
  • develop both personally and professionally
  • broaden your network
  • learn new skills
  • have a positive impact on VU and the broader community.

All current VU students can join. Applications open in December for the 2018 Vollies program.


Join the VU Vollies program.

Activities Vollies are involved in

Vollies Tour Guide

Vollies help our Student Life team deliver amazing uni events throughout the year, including O-Fest (orientation), Multicultural Fest, and Clubs Fest.

Our Vollies assist in a range of activities, including:

  • welcoming new students
  • promoting university activities
  • event delivery, support and assistance
  • attending and participating in leadership workshops and councils
  • various external opportunities in the community.

O-Fest is one of the biggest event Vollies help out with throughout the academic year. You could be asked to:

  • lead campus tours
  • assist with serving lunches
  • oversee the safe use of entertainment and rides
  • coordinate icebreaker activities
  • answer any general enquiries
  • make sure our new students feel welcome and enjoy Orientation.

Benefits of being a Vollie

Vollie leadership opportunities

There are so many wonderful reasons why you should be a Vollie. You can:

  • connect with students from different campuses and backgrounds
  • make new friends and networks
  • develop personally and professionally
  • gain skills to increase future job prospects
  • gain volunteer hours towards your Lead2 Change Program
  • access volunteering opportunities in the broader community
  • volunteer at V4U, VU's award-winning volunteer day
  • receive rewards and recognition for your contribution.

Vollie leadership opportunities

Vollies Committee member

V4U Team Leader

Have you been a Vollie or participated in V4U Day? Are you interested in developing your problem solving, planning and communication skills?

Apply to be a Vollies Committee Member in 2018!

Vollies team leader

Have you been a Vollie or participated in V4U Day? Do you want to take on more of a leadership role?

Apply to be a Vollies Team Leader in 2018!

Looking for volunteers

Are you part of an on- or off-campus organisation that is looking to recruit volunteers?

Request Vollies for a one-off event.

Request Vollies for an ongoing event/program

Contact us

If you have any questions about the Vollies program or volunteering in general, please contact the Vollies team.


Phone: +61 3 9919 5206.

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