This application is for individuals who are 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER and are interested in volunteering at the CHULA VISTA PUBLIC LIBRARY.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Volunteers must commit to a minimum of 50 hours of service.

Please keep in mind that a limited number of volunteers can help at one time. The volunteer program coordinator will contact you by email within two weeks to notify you of your application status.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the City of Chula Vista! We look forward to receiving your application.

Basic Information

Community Service

We welcome students who are seeking to satisfy community service hours or other school-related assignments. Please indicate what type of community service you need or select "Not Applicable."

**Please note that we are unable to accept court-ordered volunteer service. Those seeking to satisfy a court requirement may inquire at for opportunities.

Education & Skills

In which of these areas do you feel you have moderate to excellent skill? Check all that apply.


Have you ever been convicted as an adult for any violation of the law? If yes, provide dates, locations and penalties. Exclude traffic violations under $150 and convictions more than two years old for violation of Health and Safety Codes 11357(b) or (c), 11364, 11365, and 11550 as related to marijuana. Conviction is not necessarily a bar to acceptance. Each case will be given individual consideration. Failure to list all convictions other than those excluded above may disqualify you from further consideration.


Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer.

Assignment Preference

Emergency Contact

In the event of an emergency whom should we notify?

Volunteer Information Center

We provide an online "Volunteer Information Center" where volunteers may check their schedules, update their information, and receive messages. Please select the password you would like to use to access the online Volunteer Information Center.

I Agree

I understand that, as a volunteer, I am representing the City of Chula Vista and will adhere to the guidelines set forth by the program.

I further understand and agree that submitting this application form does not automatically register me as a City of Chula Vista volunteer, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet, including the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures before I may begin volunteering.

By submitting this form, I attest that the information I have provided on the form is true and accurate.