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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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Hunger and Homelessness Choice
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I am grateful that Princeton is creating more opportunities and spaces for students to work alongside communities and fight for racial justice, while also learning about themselves and the world in the process.

- Natalie Tung ’18

co-founder and executive director of HomeWorks


Welcome Back

All of us here at the John H. Pace, Jr. ’39 Center for Civic Engagement are looking forward to welcoming the Great Class of 2025—and reconnecting with the Great Classes of 2024, 2023, and 2022—on campus this fall. Starting in mid-August, our offices in the Frist Campus Center and third floor of 58 Prospect Avenue will be staffed once again.

New Team Members Join Pace Center

This summer, the John H. Pace, Jr. ’39 Center for Civic Engagement is pleased to welcome two new members to our staff team. 

Projects for Peace: Bringing people and communities together

This summer, three student-led teams from the Class of 2021 will be embarking on Projects for Peace focusing on ways to bring people and communities together.

Reflect on Juneteenth: Ways to Learn and Support

Juneteenth commemorates June 19, 1865, the day that enslaved Black people in Texas learned that they were free.


Princeton Effective Altruism Reading Group
Oct 18, 2021, 8:00 pm9:00 pm
Princeton Effective Altruism Reading Group
Oct 25, 2021, 8:00 pm9:00 pm
Social Change Roles
Nov 1, 2021, 6:00 pm7:00 pm
Carl A. Fields Center, 58 Prospect Avenue, Room 106, Princeton, New 08544, United States
Princeton Effective Altruism Reading Group
Nov 1, 2021, 8:00 pm9:00 pm

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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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