Volunteer and Civic Engagement Center

Our motto is learning and leading by serving. Our goal is to foster a life-long commitment to community within all UIS students, faculty, and staff and our mission is to link the UIS community to service and civic engagement opportunities in central Illinois and beyond.

Register for Upcoming Volunteer Projects

For Fall 2021 a micro-pantry offering dry and canned foods is located in the west entrance of the Student Union. The pantry is open 24/7. Donations may be made at this location. Students may place an order for refrigerated items along with fruits and vegetables by using this Pre-order form

Alumni and Black History Month

Alumni Interviews were conducted as part of MLK commemorative events. We have 3 fascinating alumni who graciously shared about life as a student in the 70’s/80’s and the impact MLK had on them.

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Resources for Undocumented Students