Civic Engagement

Honors College students are strongly encouraged to give back to their community through a variety of means.  The list below provides a few resources for you to search for meaningful community-based service that is of interest to you.

Student Leadership and Civic Engagement (SLCE)

The Student Leadership and Civic Engagement Office offers a wide variety of opportunities including monthly “Speaking of Service (S.O.S.) series, Get Involved in Service Experiences (GIVE) Series, Make a Difference Day (sponsored by City Year), and the annual UIC Day of Service. 

Student Service Organizations

UIC has over 35 student service organizations that are actively involved in the community.  Browse the list of UIC Registered Student Organizations for a service organization to join!

Create an account on UIC Volunteer Match to search for volunteer opportunities with a variety of local non-profit organizations. 

Chicago Cares

Search for local volunteer opportunities on