Volunteer working with students

Making a Difference

Service-Learning is the formal integration of community service into student instruction. Service-learning connects students with the community in partnerships that provide effective and far-reaching assistance to those in need.

Learn More

Programs

MU Community Engagement Project

Encouraging our brightest and most energetic students to use their talents to improve the lives of those around them.

Minor in Leadership and Public Service

A self-crafted minor that provides students with a framework for their own leadership goals.

Civic Leaders Internship Program

Providing internship opportunities in publicly-funded offices and non-profit organizations in the State of Missouri.

Global Internships and Service

Make meaningful contributions with service abroad.

Peace Corps Prep Program

Preparing students for global service.

Sue Shear Institute for Women in Public Life: 21st Century Leadership Academy

A week-long residential leadership development program for Missouri college students held annually at UMSL.

News

Students and leaders come together to celebrate International Women's Day

This year, the Office of Service-Learning celebrated International Women’s Day — Wednesday, March 8 — with the 2nd Annual Sue Shear Fellows Women’s Leadership Roundtable. Missouri women leaders in the areas of policy and community engagement gathered with MU…

We've Moved!

The MU Office of Service-Learning has moved to a new location in McReynolds Hall.

More News

MU Serves

MU Serves is an online database, designed to link students and student organizations with service opportunities in Mid-Missouri.

Upcoming Projects

Volunteer at Route, Columbia’s Fair Trade Store!

Tutoring at the Adult Learning Center

Animal Caretaker Volunteers Needed at Second Chance of Columbia

View More Projects