Life on Campus

Community Engagement Initiatives

Volunteer Fairs

We host a Fall and Spring Volunteer fair where more than 30 nonprofit organizations share volunteer and internship opportunities.

Spring Volunteer Fair

Campus Center, 1st Floor, Terrace, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Want to get hands-on experience and give back to the Boston community?

Stop by the Volunteer Fair to learn about various community engagement opportunities with agencies addressing issues of immigration and citizenship, hunger, health, homelessness, youth, senior citizens, the environment, the arts, and domestic violence. Questions? Email us at community.engagement@umb.edu.

For a full list of attending organizations, click here.
 

Days of Service

Spring Day of Service

Saturday, April, 22; 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. 

An annual tradition, the Spring Day of Service engages more than 100 students in service to the Boston community.  Join us to learn more about Boston, meet other UMass Boston students, and give back to our community. To learn more about volunteering, email us at community.engagement@umb.edu! 

If you are a nonprofit interested in hosting students for the Day of Service, please email us to discuss your needs.

 

Freshman Day of Service

Saturday, October 1, 2016; 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Join us to learn more about Boston, meet other UMass Boston students, and give back to our community. Service will range from beautification projects with local community centers to outdoor clean-up and gardening projects. Breakfast and lunch are provided. This event is open to first year freshman. Have questions? Please feel free to email us! 

 

Organize a Service Day

Want to host a community service day for your student organization or department? These days are great for team building and contributing to your communities. Please email us here!