Becoming a Volunteer

To apply to the Adult Volunteer Program at Mayo Clinic's campus in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, follow the application process, below.

For high school students between the ages of 15 and 18, Mayo Clinic offers the High School Student Summer Volunteer Program.

For college students who are 18 or older and are enrolled in a full-time undergraduate program, Mayo Clinic offers the College Student Summer Volunteer Program.

Adult volunteer application process

  • Complete and submit the online volunteer application form. After you submit the application, Mayo Clinic Volunteer Services will contact you to schedule an interview.

    The application must be completed and received by volunteer services prior to the application deadline dates noted below for the various 2017 orientation sessions:

Upcoming orientation sessions Application deadline
Note: Orientations in 2017 will not be held in May, September, November or December.
Jan. 24, 2017 Dec. 15, 2016
Feb. 28, 2017 Jan. 15, 2017
March 28, 2017 Feb. 15, 2017
April 25, 2017 March 15, 2017
June 27, 2017 May 15, 2017
July 25, 2017 June 15, 2017
Aug. 22, 2017 July 15, 2017
Oct. 24, 2017 Sept. 15, 2017

Prior to starting volunteer service, adult applicants are required to:

Once you've completed the application and interview process, you'll be assigned to one four-hour shift a week, on the same day and at the same time each week.

Contact Mayo Clinic Volunteer Services.

Dec. 08, 2016