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Learning in Action

Public Service at the University of Virginia
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    On display through Dec. 31, Rotunda

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Global Week at UVA

October 22, 2018 to October 27, 2018

Global Week at UVA is a celebration of International Education Week (IEW), which was initiated by the U.S. Department of State and the ...

Public Service Photo Exhibit

September 17, 2018 to December 31, 2018

Last spring, we invited students and community partners to submit photographs depicting public service activities, projects, and events in the community. These photos are an exciting way to gather and display...

Love Sandwich Program

Each Friday between 8:30am-11am, 75 sandwiches are assembled at RMHC. After assembly, they are delivered to the pediatric floor for families to enjoy a lunch together without having to worry about leaving their child...

Hoos Serving

Volunteer of the Week: Quinn Funston

Quinn Funston is a third-year in the College of Arts & Sciences, double-majoring in biology and French. She is the Tri Delta Body Image Coordinator and has been involved with UVA's Pancakes for Parkinson's in a number of ways, as a volunteer and dorm representative, fundraising member, and this year's Head of Fundraising.

Public Service Resources

Student Council Community Service Committee

Helps students connect to public service within the University and Charlottesville communities.

Public Service & Government Career Community

Provides information and inspiration about industries like nonprofits, government, policy, international development, humanitarianism, diplomacy, intelligence and security, religious/spiritual organizations, and more.

Madison House

The University's student volunteer center.

Jefferson Public Citizens

An academic research-service program for all UVA undergraduates.


A weekly newsletter committed to connecting students, faculty, staff, and community members with opportunities for active engagement within and beyond the University. Event Submission.

Center for Undergraduate Research

Grant and fellowship opportunities in public service.