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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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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




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.

Service & Civility: Preparing for Summer

Students connected with community partners, engaged and learned more about issues that matter most to them.

Pace Center Welcomes Lydia Owens

As administrative assistant, Lydia will oversee a wide range of projects, events, and activities involving student engagement.


Princeton Internships in Civic Service (PICS) Virtual Fall Reception 2021
Sep 30, 2021, 5:00 pm6:00 pm
Virtual Reception
Breakout Princeton Fall Trips Application Deadline
Oct 1, 2021, 11:59 pm11:59 pm
Online Application

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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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