University of California, Riverside

Parents Association

Volunteer Opportunities


Get Involved and Get Rewarded

Parent volunteers are needed for the following activities. Earn participation points towards the coveted "Chancellor's Reserved Seating" section at your child's Commencement ceremony.   Each volunteer activity is worth one point.

If you would like to volunteer for any of the activities listed below, contact Alyssa Cotter at (951) 827-2586 or email to get started.  Earning points is easy and fun!

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Discover Day
    Discover Day has officially moved to the Fall and we are in need of parent volunteers to staff the Parents Association table at the event. The event is scheduled for Saturday, November 7, 2015. Volunteers are needed to help answer questions of perspective parents.
    Shift 1: 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    Shift 2: 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM
    To volunteer please email Alyssa Cotter.
  • Elysian Park Clean Up
    In partnership with the UCR Alumni Association, the Parents Association is looking for parent volunteers and their families to volunteer at our first park clean-up event! We will be working with Trash Free Earth to help clean up Elysian Park in Los Angeles on Sunday, November 8. The event starts at 7:30 AM.  To volunteer, please sign up at
  • Parents & Family Day @ Homecoming
    The Parents Association is looking for volunteers to support the activities being held at Parents & Family Day at Homecoming. The event is scheduled for Saturday, November 14, 2015. Volunteers are needed throughout the day to assist with check-in, operate game booths and support the Parents Association table at ScotFest. To volunteer please email Alyssa Cotter.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Contact Information

Parents Association
2203 Alumni & Visitors Center
Riverside, CA 92521-0110

Tel: (951) 827-2586
Fax: (951) 827-3186