Volunteer for Open Day 2023 – Register now

Register to volunteer at Open Day 2023 and be a part of all of the fun we have in store at Next Fest Open Day!

Working in our welcome tents and on the ground to provide wayfinding support, your role will include ensuring our visitors feel a warm welcome, as you assist our guests to navigate their way around campus on the day.

Important dates and information

Volunteer registrations: Open until 26 July

Training sessions:

You will need to select and attend ONE of the below sessions. All sessions are online.

  • Session 1 - Monday 31 July, 2pm - 3pm
  • Session 2 - Tuesday 1 August, 10am - 11am
  • Session 3 - Wednesday 2 August, 2pm - 3pm 

Bundoora Open Day: Sunday 6 August, 10am - 4pm

Brunswick and City Open Day: Sunday 13 August, 10am - 4pm

Please note: If you have been approached by your lecturer to represent your course or academic area on Open Day, please DO NOT complete this form, as you will not be able to perform both duties on the day. Instead, speak with your lecturer to find out how to register to be a student ambassador for your academic area.

What's in it for me?

By registering to volunteer on the day, you'll enter the draw to win an iPad (9th Gen WiFi 64GB)!

Student volunteers will also receive:

  • An RMIT T-shirt on arrival, as our gift to you
  • Lunch provided on the day and the opportunity to attend our exclusive after party
  • Invitations to attend free workshops, training and social events at RMIT, exclusive to our volunteers

In addition, you'll get to network with RMIT staff and students, add event logistics experience to your resume and LinkedIn, and receive a certificate to recognize your volunteer achievement. You will also receive further opportunities to participate in our ongoing volunteer program at RMIT.


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RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business - Artwork 'Luwaytini' by Mark Cleaver, Palawa.