Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a UF Health Shands Hospital volunteer. You must be 18 years of age or older. 

Once you complete the form, click the submit button at the bottom.

In order to become a volunteer, you must also schedule into an Information Session. A confirmation email will be sent to you with your username and password. You can use this information to log on to the Volunteer Information Center (VIC) and schedule into an Information Session. UF Health Shands Hospital is lucky to receive strong volunteer support from the community. Due to our high volume of requests, not all volunteers are able to be placed. All appointments will be made online and will be filled on a first come, first served basis.

Contact Information

Email is our primary method of communicating important information to volunteers, so please make sure you are entering an email address that you check regularly.


Emergency Contact

In the event of an emergency whom should we notify?

Background Check

We consider the safety and security of our patients to be of the utmost importance.

Volunteer Information Center

We provide an online "Volunteer Information Center" where volunteers may schedule their Placement Appointments, 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 and agree that submitting this application form does not automatically register me as UF Health Shands Hospital volunteer, and that there are certain qualifications I must meet, including scheduling and attending a placement appointment, obtaining the flu shot, COVID-19 vaccine and/or other immunizations, and the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures before I may begin volunteering. For more information, please visit the Volunteer Requirements webpage.

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