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.

Not sure where to get started? Use the filters below to see what groups align with your interests or other needs. 

Know what group or program you want to join? Email the staff or student board leaders to begin. 

Ways to Get Involved

  • Opportunity

    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
  • Opportunity

    Volunteers support the Loaves and Fishes Community of the Diocese of Trenton by serving meals twice a month. 

    Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    In Circus of Humanity is dedicated to building a close relationship between Princeton University and the Trenton Circus Squad through tutoring, mentoring, and a collaborative sharing of circus-related skills.

    Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    We teach English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) classes to adult immigrants at varying English fluency levels in Trenton and on campus. 

    Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    The Petey Greene Program supplements education in prisons by preparing volunteers, primarily college students, to provide free, quality tutoring to support the academic achievement of incarcerated people.

    Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    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
  • Opportunity

    Work with the Princeton First Aid and Rescue Squad to serve the town of Princeton.

    Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    Volunteers with PMPMC commit to one weekly three-hour shift in one of the units at the Penn Medicine Princeton Medical Center (e.g. emergency room, pediatrics, neurology).

    Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    Kidney Disease Screening and Awareness provides free kidney health screenings and health education to local communities.

    Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    CONTACT is a Student Volunteers Council service project whose volunteers answer phone calls for a local crisis hotline and the national suicide hotline.

    Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    Special Olympics Skating helps to make ice skating accessible and fun for skaters of all abilities.

    Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    Special Olympics Rowing trains adult athletes with disabilities in boats and on indoor rowing machines during a normal school year with an end-of-the-year competition.

    Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    Brings together musicians from Princeton with local nursing homes, assisted living homes, and hospice communities.

    Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    The Princeton chapter of Best Buddies hosts monthly on campus events at which community members with intellectual disabilities and Princeton students hang out and participate in fun activities

    Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    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
  • Opportunity

    Princeton Splash is an organization focused on spreading enthusiasm for learning.

    Advocacy and Activism, Student Leadership, Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    Acts of Kindness seeks to create a welcoming campus where everyone can interact with and accept each other, no matter who they are.

    Advocacy and Activism, Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    With Big Brothers Big Sisters you can serve children from the local community.

    Advocacy and Activism, Student Leadership, Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    Academic Success Today seeks to foster strong interpersonal relationships between Princeton students and their mentees, through tutoring, relationship-building, and academic guidance.

    Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    Community House After School Programs enable middle and high school students to 

    Student Leadership, Volunteering
  • Opportunity

    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