Looking for a way to get involved in the international community at the University of Toronto? CIE's Volunteer Program gives you the chance to help us provide the best services, support and social opportunities for international students during their stay in Canada. Both Canadian and international students are welcome to join.

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Opportunities There are various ways to volunteer your time and brilliance
Testimonials What students have to say about volunteering at CIE


The CIE values the contributions student volunteers bring to each program and recognizes that volunteering benefits both the program participants and the student volunteers themselves. To learn more about the volunteer opportunities at the CIE, including how to apply, please click on the program’s individual link below.


“Volunteering at CIE provides a nice platform to interact with people from diverse cultures and nationalities. This feeling of internationalism, together with an opportunity to welcome newcomers gives me a sense of satisfaction and joy.”

“It gives me an opportunity to socialize.”

“I like feeling that I’m contributing to a community.”


“I can connect with people from diverse background and I can help them more easily settle down with U of T.”

“I always have a lot of fun interacting with staff, other volunteers and visitors to CIE!”

“It’s a break from studies – learning something new, meeting people, and having fun.”