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Volunteer and Service Learning

In partnership with campus and community, the Center for Service-Learning and Civic Engagement advances community engaged learning at Michigan State University and prepares students for lifelong civic and social responsibility in an increasingly diverse and complex global society.

Volunteer for OISS

OISS is always looking for volunteers to make our programs successful. Especially in the summer months as new students are arriving we depend on enthusiastic, hardworking, friendly volunteers from across campus and the East Lansing community to help in different ways.


The Center for Service-Learning and Civic Engagement at MSU provides opportunities that are:

  • active
  • service-focused
  • community-based
  • mutually beneficial
  • integrated with your academic program

Opportunities include:

  • alternative spring and winter breaks
  • communications
  • education
  • health services
  • government and legislative¬†
  • recreation leadership
  • science and environment
  • youth mentorship
  • and many more!