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Community Engagement Opportunities for Students

As a U of M student, you can engage with communities and find on-campus opportunities that bring to life your academic, career, and personal goals.

Research

You can work with professors in all majors to meet challenges facing Minnesota’s communities.

Service Learning

You can weave community involvement into your academic program with service-learning courses.

Internships

You can connect your academic work to career opportunities through an array of internship options.

Volunteering

You can find volunteer opportunities that match your values and goals at hundreds of nonprofits in the Twin Cities.

Campus Leadership

You can serve alongside your fellow students. Examples: