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College Student Volunteers

We hope you consider participating in Cone Health’s college student volunteer program*, a great way to get hands-on experience in a hospital setting. As a volunteer, you will have the personal satisfaction of helping others.

Our ideal volunteer candidate is someone who genuinely wants to serve others and make a difference in the daily lives of our patients, visitors and staff. Every assignment completed by a volunteer supports our efforts to provide exemplary care. Our ideal volunteer knows that there are no small tasks when it comes to serving others.

*Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital, Wesley Long Hospital and Cone Health Cancer Center and MedCenter High Point locations only.  Learn about volunteer opportunities at Annie Penn Hospital here.

Participant Requirements

To become a college student volunteer with Cone Health, applicants must be:

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited college program.
  • Able to volunteer during traditional semesters. (We do not accept college students during the summer.)
  • Willing to commit the 60 hours of required service during your time as an active volunteer.

We accept college student volunteers for fall semester from August 1st through September 15th and spring semester from January 1st through February 15th.

College Volunteer Roles

College Students will ONLY be offered volunteer roles at Moses Cone Hospital in the following areas:

  • Guest Services: assist patients entering and leaving the facility from various service areas/nursing units  
  • North Tower Greeter: escort visitors/patients, physically assist patients/families/visitors, round in waiting areas/main corridors.

How To Become A Volunteer

Attend a mandatory volunteer information session at:

Moses Cone Hospital

First Wednesday of each month
at Noon
Solarium (Central Wing, 3
rd Floor)

Or

Third Wednesday of each month
at 5:30pm
Solarium (Central Wing, 3
rd Floor)

Our information sessions give potential volunteers an opportunity to learn more about the numerous opportunities and expectations related to volunteerism at Moses Cone Hospital.

Once you have attended a mandatory information session and your volunteer application has been accepted, you will be given information regarding our orientation program and available volunteer opportunities.

Once you have attended a mandatory information session and your volunteer application has been accepted, you will be given information regarding orientation and available volunteer opportunities.