The 2020 Farmers Insurance Open tournament staff is recruiting student volunteers to be a central part of our team. Successful applicants will become the face of San Diego as we host more than 118,000 spectators.

Student volunteers play an integral role in the tournament and are given resume-boosting work experience in assisting PGA TOUR and tournament staff on a daily basis.

All applications will be accepted on a first-come, first served basis.

Qualifications: Any student, 18 years of age or older that has a valid student identification card

Availability: We ask our student volunteers to commit to a minimum of three 6-hour shifts (typically 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.) between Monday, January 20th and Sunday, January 26th.

Registration Fee: $40.00

Volunteer Package ($250+ Value): Student volunteers will receive an official Farmers Insurance Open volunteer uniform that is yours to wear for every shift and to keep after the event. This includes:

  • Official 2020 Farmers Insurance Open Tournament Jacket, Polo and Headwear (choice of unisex baseball cap or visor)
  • Official Tournament Approved Clear Drawstring Backpack
  • Complimentary meal voucher for each day worked
  • Volunteer Credential – allows access to the tournament, including days you are not assigned to volunteer
  • Volunteer Parking Pass
  • Commemorative Tournament Lapel Pin

NOTE: You will need to upload a copy of current student registration or student identification card as well as a current headshot during the registration process. If you have any questions, please contact Erica Monzon at

Volunteer Positions Available:

Media Services: Assist in the day-to-day operations of the on-site Media Center.
Course Marshal: Responsible for crowd and noise control. Stationed at various locations: tee boxes, fairways, greens, etc.
Hospitality Guest Services: Assist sponsors in hospitality areas by checking proper credentials and providing information and customer service to corporate guests as well as enforce silence during play on the green. Will also assist in general upkeep and appearance of the hospitality venues.
Tournament Ambassador: Responsible for serving as official greeters of the tournament, provide information to guests and distribute Tournament programs.