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Art Museum

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Closed Sunday & Monday

Admission: Free

Centennial Complex

2111 East Willett Drive

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-6622

Email: uwartmus@uwyo.edu

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Volunteer FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions


How many hours will I have to commit to?

In order to become a fully trained docent, at least 30 hours of volunteer time must be logged in any area of the museum. Volunteers must commit 1 – 4 hours per week for at least 14 weeks.

What are my responsibilities?

This varies with each department within the Art Museum. We try to tailor your interests with our needs. See Volunteer Categories for more information.

Can I volunteer for just one project?

Yes! See Volunteer Categories for more information about Special Events.  

What are the age requirements for volunteers?

14-17 for teen volunteers
18 and up for adults

Do I need a background check?

Yes, if you are interested in working with minors through our educational programs, we require a background check. We can help with this process.

Do I have to be studying art history or fine arts to volunteer?

Absolutely not! We love the diversity of people and interests that the museum inspires. With our Museum as Classroom approach to interdisciplinary teaching and learning people of all ages, from all backgrounds and all majors can assist at the Art Museum.  

How do I apply?

For Teen Volunteers, follow this link for the application form. You’ll be contacted about scheduling an interview at that time. 

For Adult or Student Volunteers, follow this link for the application form. You’ll be contacted about scheduling an interview at that time.

Contact Us

Art Museum

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Closed Sunday & Monday

Admission: Free

Centennial Complex

2111 East Willett Drive

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-6622

Email: uwartmus@uwyo.edu

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