Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to the most frequent inquiries regarding volunteer roles and responsibilities.

We ask that you work four (4) days over the course of the championship. This is divided in to approximately four five-hour shifts.

Yes, children ages 13 years to 17 years old may serve as junior volunteers. We have two committees, standard bearers and championship program sales.

The fee covers the uniform (two shirts, one outerwear piece, hat/visor), water bottle, volunteer party, preferred parking, credential for the week and meals during shifts. Additionally, you will receive a one-time discount in the Merchandise Pavilion during the volunteer party.

Yes, you will be issued a refund if you cancel before April 1, 2017. Please contact the Championship Office to request a refund.

Yes, your credential is valid for the entire week and we encourage you to do so. We do ask that you not wear your uniform when not on duty.

When you are not working or in your volunteer uniform, you may use your camera during practice rounds (Monday through Wednesday) and ask for an autograph after the player's round.

Please park in the general public parking area when you are not scheduled to work.

We will make every effort to accommodate your scheduling requests. Make sure to list your request on your volunteer application and select similar availability when the availability selection opens in January of 2017.

Please make every effort to attend orientation. However, if you are unable, your committee chairman will provide you with the necessary information.

We will send you a confirmation email with your committee assignment upon receipt of your application.

After you select your availability online in January 2017, your schedule will be posted by your committee chair to your volunteer profile in late March/early April 2017. Any changes or issues with your schedule will be made through your committee chair.

The championship will go on and we will need your help. Make sure to report to your committee's check-in location 30 minutes prior to your shift, rain or shine.

Uniforms will be shipped in spring 2017 to your address on file. When we have a more definite timeline, we will post it to the website.

Uniform exchange will be held during volunteer orientation and during the volunteer party. You may also exchange your uniform during your first shift. However, we cannot guarantee size availability.