Community-based Learning Opportunities

Let the experience of community-based learning stay with you beyond your classroom requirement. Take advantage of the many longer-term service opportunities both in and outside of the United States.

International Service/ Study Abroad Opportunities

Haiti, STA 299 70
Serve with organizations that serve children and developmentally disabled people in Haiti during Spring Break.

Guatemala, STA 299 71
Serve at San Lucas Tolimán Mission and its outreach to the people of San Lucas during our January Interim.

South Africa Study Abroad
Study abroad for a semester in Stellenbosch, South Africa and do the optional Service Learning Certificate 

ABI: Alternative Break Immersions

Many offerings of local and national service, such as spending a week at the border with Mexico, or Nazareth Farm in Doddridge County, West Virginia or Spring Break in New Orleans re-building. Visit University Ministry for details.

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Dominican Volunteers USA
Serve somewhere in the US; live in community with others in ministry

Amate House
Serve locally in Chicago; live with other Amate House volunteers

US service opportunities in under-served neighborhoods, schools, etc.

City Year
Serve in under-resourced Chicago schools

Jesuit Volunteers
National and international opportunities;  live with other volunteers

Catholic Volunteer Network
Faith-based volunteer opportunities: local, national or international

Peace Corps
Global / 2 years of service / 3 months training

Habitat for Humanity Global Program
Volunteer in various countries building homes and schools

Global Youth Connect
Bosnia, Rwanda, Columbia or USA Short term service

Teach for America
Teach in underserved schools across the USA

World Teach
Teach around the world!