Volunteer Program FAQs

  • Below is a list of some of the frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding volunteers. Click on the question to see the answer.

    If your question is not listed here, please contact the Volunteer Program at (210) 407-0309.

  • Who is required to have a background check?

  • What exactly is being checked?

  • How long does the process take?

  • If I'd like to go on a field trip this week, should I apply to volunteer online?

  • How do I know if I'm approved to volunteer or not?

  • How frequently must I have a background check?

  • Do I have to give my social security number?

  • What if I want to volunteer at more than one campus?

  • I'm having trouble filling out the online form, what can I do?

  • What happens if I don't pass the background check?

  • What kinds of things will disqualify me from being a volunteer?

  • How do I log my volunteer time that I do off-campus or after school?

  • What are my liabilities as a volunteer?

  • What if I get injured while volunteering?