Princeton students learn at an urban garden in New York City.

The Service Focus sustainability cohort learns about urban agriculture in New York City. Photo by: Jared Flesher

We help undergraduate and graduate students make meaningful connections through learning, experience, and reflection in service and civic engagement.

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Service and civic engagement are a central part of the Princeton University student experience. Discover how you can respond to the needs of the world in responsible ways.

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Events

Workshop Wednesday: Volunteer 101
Feb 8, 2023, 5:00 pm6:30 pm
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Workshop Wednesday: Working with Minors
Feb 15, 2023, 5:00 pm6:30 pm
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Workshop Wednesday: Coalitions for Common Ground : An Action Training Module
Feb 22, 2023, 5:30 pm6:30 pm
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Workshop Wednesday: Identity Development for Social Change
Mar 1, 2023, 5:30 pm6:30 pm
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News

Looking for a summer service internship?

The John H. Pace, Jr. '39 Center for Civic Engagement has opened a second round for Princeton University undergraduates to apply for summer service internships with Princeton Internships in Civic Service (PICS), the John C. Bogle '51 Fellows in Civic Service program, Nancy Weiss Malkiel Fellowship, and Princeton RISE (Recognizing Inequities and…

Relax & Reflect

Without the overwhelming nature of everyday life at Princeton, breaks can be a great chance to take a step back and reflect on yourself: your goals, ambitions, social surroundings, and more. Thinking about these things can help us to better understand where we currently are and where we want to go.

Community in Service

The John H. Pace, Jr. ’39 Center for Civic Engagement recently honored six students and community members for their commitment, dedication, and innovation in the realm of service and civic engagement.

Start Your Summer of Service

Want to put your service and civic engagement into practice next summer? The Pace Center for Civic Engagement is excited to announce the

LENS will make summer service internships possible for all Princeton undergraduates

Every Princeton undergraduate will have the opportunity to participate in a paid service internship over the summer through a new University initiative called Learning and Education through Service (LENS).

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Service is about building relationships with others rooted in empathy, humility, and respect. We collaborate with people, communities, and organizations on and off Princeton University’s campus. Learn how you can partner with us.

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