The Utah State University Botanical Center is dedicated to building a more sustainable Utah through community education. This is an excellent opportunity to meet other community-minded individuals, make new friends, and help support an important educational resource.

Volunteer Benefits

  • Meet fun and interesting people
  • Increase your knowledge
  • Contribute to the community
  • Variety of volunteer schedules


  • Enthusiasm for learning (training provided)
  • Friendliness
  • Dedication

Adult Volunteer Opportunities

Special Event Volunteers
Special Event Volunteers

Help with the USU Botanical Center's special events including the Art in the Arboretum, Scarecrow Walk, and Reindeer Days!

To volunteer for special events, contact Alex Zesiger at alex.zesiger@usu.edu.

Community Group Opportunities

We are happy to help identify a project for your group or scout. Some examples of past projects include:

  • Picking up litter around our ponds to ensure a healthy ecosystem and help control pollutants.
  • Building and installing bat houses around the property.
  • Flag pole installation.
  • Building wooden benches for events.
  • Removing invasive species.
To set up a project contact Alex Zesiger at alex.zeisger@usu.edu