Service and civic engagement at Princeton University can take many forms. Find the opportunity that’s right for you by choosing the interests, location, and more that align with your preferences, schedule, and passions. All opportunities are open to both undergraduate and graduate students at Princeton unless noted otherwise.

Ways to Get Involved

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    Community Action welcomes first-year students to service and community at Princeton.

    Internships and Fellowships, Student Leadership
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    Trenton Arts at Princeton (TAP) coordinates co-curricular arts engagement activities in the greater Trenton area.

    Student Leadership, Volunteering
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    Join us for connection and reflection as we welcome students, faculty, staff, and our local community partners to celebrate the semester and the work we’ve done together. Bring a friend as we break bread, share service experiences, and connect over ways to sustain change in our communities
    Advocacy and Activism, Internships and Fellowships, Student Leadership, Trip, Volunteering
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    Join the Pace Center to explore your personal paths to transform your communities through the Social Change Role model. We’ll be learning about the ecosystem of social change and the many roles and pathways to make positive social impacts. Come see where and how you can make a difference with your passions and skills.
    Advocacy and Activism, Internships and Fellowships, Student Leadership, Trip, Volunteering
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    Princeton Students for Immigrant Empowerment is an immigrants' rights organization with a variety of projects geared at empowering our migrant community in Princeton, Trenton and the nation.

    Advocacy and Activism, Student Leadership
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    PSCI (Princeton Student Climate Initiative) is dedicated to providing an outlet for students to learn about, engage with, and have a positive impact on climate change. We are focused on advocacy and raising awareness around climate solutions, through writing op-eds, making infographics, hosting call-a-thons, and more.

    Advocacy and Activism, Student Leadership, Volunteering
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    Breakout Princeton offers students the opportunity to expand their understanding of critical issues facing communities across the nation.

    Advocacy and Activism, Student Leadership
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    Camp Kesem is a nationwide community, driven by passionate college student leaders, that supports children through and beyond their parent’s cancer.

    Advocacy and Activism, Student Leadership, Volunteering
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    Information about Princeton Disability Awareness is coming soon.

    Advocacy and Activism, Student Leadership
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    Community House stands with families in the greater Princeton area to support the academic and social-emotional wellbeing of underrepresented youth.

    Student Leadership, Volunteering
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    Students for Prison Education, Abolition, & Reform (SPEAR) is a student-run advocacy group at Princeton University that seeks to agitate, advocate, and educate against mass incarceration.

    Advocacy and Activism, Student Leadership
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    The Student Volunteers Council (SVC) supports impactful service organizations and empowers student leaders and volunteers.

    Student Leadership, Volunteering
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    Community Action Fellows introduce first-year students to community at Princeton and the surrounding area.

    Internships and Fellowships, Student Leadership
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    Princeton Against Slavery and Trafficking (PAST) is a Princeton University student organization dedicated to fighting all forms of modern-day slavery, including human trafficking, forced labour, and domestic servitude.

    Advocacy and Activism, Student Leadership
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    The Civic Leadership Council (CLC) fosters an environment of community-building and professional skill development for Princeton students involved in civic engagement efforts.

    Student Leadership
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    Service Focus is a transformative learning experience that connects academic study with real-world impact.

    Advocacy and Activism, Internships and Fellowships, Student Leadership
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    Community House After School Programs enable middle and high school students to 

    Student Leadership, Volunteering
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    Princeton Students for Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP) aims to spark dialogue surrounding drugs and drug policy both on campus and on a national level.

    Advocacy and Activism, Student Leadership
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    The Princeton Indigenous Advocacy Coalition (PIAC) is a student group that seeks to empower and advocate for Indigenous students and studies at Princeton. We work primarily on four core broad goals that we have identified as areas of growth for the university. They are:

    Advocacy and Activism, Student Leadership
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    The Princeton chapter of the American Red Cross coordinates and runs blood drives for the Red Cross several times throughout the year.

    Student Leadership, Volunteering
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    Partners in Health (PIH) Engage aims to build the right to health movement by growing and amplifying PIH's mission, as a global health organization, worldwide.

    Advocacy and Activism, Student Leadership, Volunteering