Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a Texas State Aquarium volunteer. Once you complete the form, click the submit button at the bottom.

Name and address

Demographic Information

You may optionally provide the following information. It is used only to help us get a better idea of the demographic make-up of our volunteers.

Date of birth is for eligibility purposes only. Must be 18 years of age or older. If you are under the age of 18, call 361-881-1381 for information on other volunteer opportunities.


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

Employment and Education

Please indicate whether or not you currently work, and if so what your occupation is.

Previous Experience

Describe any previous volunteer experience and/or animal experience.


Emergency Contact

Applicant Agreement

I hereby state that the information given by me on this application form is complete and true in all respects. I understand that if I am selected as a volunteer and any information is found to be false in any respect, I will be subject to dismissal at any time.

I understand that the Texas State Aquarium may require and may conduct a background check, and that I will be advised and will be offered the opportunity to authorize such a background check. I understand and agree that, should a background check be required and I refuse to authorize it, no background check will be conducted and I will not be eligible to volunteer with the Texas State Aquarium.