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Community Service

On-Campus Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering and giving back to others is a vital part of community life, especially at Stony Brook University. By volunteering, you can gain excellent experience for your future career, develop teamwork and leadership skills, and better understand social issues that exist in our society. 

Please visit the links below for more resources and information on volunteering on and off campus and international volunteering. Opportunities are available on Long Island, in New York City, and anywhere else you can imagine!

The Career Center’s Community Service website offers exciting opportunities on Long Island and in New York City. Volunteering ranges from a few hours a week to full-time service positions, and encompass many different types of industries, including healthcare, education, environment, and more!

Annual Campaigns & Charitable Endeavors 

The Fund for Stony Brook 
Annual giving that focuses on the highest priorities of the University.

It's About Us
Our University. Our Campaign. Find out how to give or get involved.

Stony Brook Cares
The University's annual fundraising drive that collects and distributes urgently needed contributions to hundreds of charitable organizations, giving vital aid and support to people in need.

The Simons Effect
One year ago, Jim and Marilyn Simons and the Simons Foundation pledged to match incoming SBU donations dollar for dollar. We are proud to announce that, to date, we have raised $200 million dollars to support Stony Brook University! Find out how you can get involved and donate!

Other Resources

Encourages students to explore the meaning of community service and leadership—two keys to career success and life satisfaction.

Community Service Learning Minor 
The interdisciplinary minor in Community Service Learning is open to all undergraduates who wish to add a service learning dimension to their academic experience.

Undergraduate College of Leadership & Service
Encourages students to explore the meaning of community service and leadership—two keys to career success and life satisfaction!

Leadership Nexis
A gateway for students to explore opportunities related to leadership development on campus!