Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Aquarium of the Bay! Please fill out the following form as completely as possible. When you are finished, click "Continue" at the bottom.

The Basics

About You

The following information is optional, but helps us get a better understanding of our volunteers.

What volunteer role(s) are you interested in?

Please rank your preferences:


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

Animal care volunteers must be available from 8 am to 3:30 pm. Dive volunteers must be available from 8 am to 1:30 pm. For both of those applications, please select both the "Morning" and "Afternoon" boxes to indicate you are available for a full volunteer shift.

Previous volunteer experience

Have you ever done volunteer work before? If so, please explain.

Marine science experience

Do you have any experience with marine science or working at aquariums or zoos?

Why do you want to volunteer at the Aquarium?

Have you ever been convicted of a crime?

If yes, please describe.

Volunteer Agreement

By checking this box, I certify that the information I have provided is true and correct to the best of my knowledge. I authorize Aquarium of the Bay to contact my references, and I understand that part of the application process is a criminal background check. I understand that any discrepancy or lack of information may result in the rejection of this application. I understand that this is an application for a volunteer position and does not mean I will necessarily be granted a position. I further understand that if I am offered a volunteer position, there is a non-refundable $35 fee to cover the cost of training and materials.