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Community Service

Make a positive difference (and find yourself in the process)

Rachel's Story


Rachel Price
Environmental Science, 2014

I realized then that giving back to the community that built me into the woman I have become is exactly what my weekly routine was missing.

Since that day, community service has become a crucial part of my college experience and has aided not only in my overall education but also my post-graduation plans and career goals.




Graduate with Leadership Distinction in
Community Service

Volunteer for a day or a week: Check out local opportunities and service trips

Work with Children:

Lead a Service Experience: Be a site leader, service ambassador and more

Take a course: Learning through Service

Serve Abroad: Consider an international volunteer or service-learning program

Get Connected

Search the USC Connect Beyond the Classroom Experience Database for opportunities that interest you! Keywords: community service/engagement

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Nick Vaught, Student Services Coordinator
Lisa Camp, Student Advisor

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