Welcome to the 2023 WVU Week of Engagement!
The Week of Engagement is an annual event that takes place during National Volunteer Week. It is a time for students, faculty, staff, and alumni to come together and make a difference in our community, while celebrating the impact our community has made in the past year.
To find opportunities to get involved, please visit the iServe initiative at this page.
100,000+ Service Hours | 6,000+ Students
In 2022, over 6,000 WVU students, faculty, staff, and alumni to contributed over 100,000 service hours to our community. This is over a $2.5 million impact value! These hours were dedicated to a variety of projects, including:
- Tutoring at local schools
- Cleaning up parks and trails
- Serving meals at local shelters
- City beautification projects
- Rehabilitating injured birds
- Releasing trout
- And much more!
These service hours made a real difference in the lives of our community members. They helped to make our community a better place to live, work, and learn.
We are proud of the work that we did in 2022, and we are excited to continue to make a difference in our community in the years to come.
Thank you to everyone who volunteered their time and energy to make a difference!
80+ Community Partners
The WVU Center for Community Engagement is proud to be official partners with over 80 community organizations to provide opportunities for students, faculty, staff, and alumni to make a difference in our community.
We are grateful to our community partners for their hard work and dedication. Together, we can make our community a better place to live, work, and learn. View our current official partners here.
Thank you for making a difference!
30+ Service-Learning Courses
There are over 30 service-learning courses that allow students to combine their academic learning with hands-on service in the community. These courses are a great way for students to learn about different social issues, develop their leadership skills, and make a difference in the lives of others.
Service-learning courses are a great way for students to learn and grow while also making a difference in the world. If you are interested in taking a service-learning course, please contact email@example.com to learn more.