Alumni students are always coming back to campus!  Our students, teachers and staff find great value in alumni students joining them in a variety of volunteer positions.

Our Alumni volunteer program is now expanded to provide multiple opportunities that help create a meaningful and rewarding volunteer experience!

Alumni Volunteer Form (Print Version)
Alumni Volunteer Form (Form Version)
Alumni Volunteer Calendar (please reference for available volunteer days)
Volunteer Emergency Contact and Waiver
Detailed Description of Alumni Volunteer Opportunities

Contact Lisa Olivares, or 503-226-2496 x116 for questions.

Opportunities include:

Classroom Volunteer
Join a classroom to assist with lessons!

  • Please note some new logistical information:
    • At least 48 hours advanced notice REQUIRED; our classrooms are open to volunteers for half-days only on pre-set dates (see calendar of available days).
    • Not all classrooms/teachers can accept volunteers and we can no longer take requests.
    • Two available time slots (all-day no longer available due to scheduling difficulties and safety): 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. or 12:00 p.m. – 3:10 p.m.

Open House Assistants
Share your TIS experience: answer questions and assist with tours during Open Houses for prospective parents.

Panel Discussion for Current Families (High school and older alumni)
Be part of a discussion with current TIS parents about how TIS shaped your future.

Campus Tour Guide Assistants
Join an admissions staff member to show prospective families around campus!

Event Assistance
It takes a lot of hands to produce the annual TIS events – come help us out!

Summer Camp
Provide camp assistance for students and instructors in your track language!

Special Projects/Other Opportunities
Do you have a special project or volunteer opportunity in mind? Don’t hesitate to contact Lisa at to discuss additional opportunities!