The California State Government Volunteers Act sets out some general parameters which define the state’s relationship to those who volunteer on its behalf. The Act defines a volunteer as:
...any person who, of his own free will, provides goods or services, without any financial gain, to any state agency. — California Government Code § 3111(a)
Employee Services oversees the campus Non-Faculty Volunteer program, and assistants campus departments in signing up non-faculty volunteers for various programs, using the Non-Faculty Volunteer Appointment Form (doc). To complete this form, please use the Guidelines for Appointing Non-Faculty Volunteers (doc). Further information on Non-Faculty Volunteers may be found in the CSU Volunteer Policy (pdf) or in the Office of General Counsel Manual on University Volunteers (doc).
For additional information please contact your Human Resources Manager or Human Resources Assistant, listed at the Contact Us link in the navigation to the left . For information on Faculty Volunteers, contact the Office of Faculty Affairs.