Global Engagement Volunteers (GEV) are an integral part of UFV’s community engagement and internationalization.
The program helps both local and international students achieve lasting, positive academic outcomes and social relationships. Participants get to grow their leadership and intercultural skills and engage fully in the culturally diverse and vibrant UFV community.
Global Engagement Volunteers are both international and local UFV students, who meet and support new international students, build leadership and intercultural skills, and plan events to showcase the culturally diverse and vibrant UFV community.
Global Engagement Volunteers are key to UFV International internationalization efforts, and in supporting new and returning international students. GEVs are required to volunteer for one semester, and participate in:
As a participant, you enjoy the following:
We are currently recruiting for FALL 2018 GEVs!
We will be needing GEV's for the following dates:
|GEV Training||Friday, July 13 or Wednesday, July 18, 2018|
|Pre-Orientation BBQ Meeting||Tuesday, August 21, 2018|
International Student Orientation Check-in
|Wednesday, August 29 and Thursday, August 30, 2018|
|En Route||Friday, August 31, 2018|
GEV sign-up will occur on a first-come, first-served basis. Once we reach the maximum number of volunteers, recruitment will be closed.