Let the experience of civic 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

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 rebuilding. Visit University Ministry for details.

Post-Graduation Opportunities

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

U.S. service opportunities in underserved neighborhoods, schools, etc.

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

Christ the King Jesuit Volunteer Program
Work in an innovative educational environment serving a low-income community for 22 months.

City Year
Serve in under-resourced Chicago schools.

Dominican Volunteers USA
Serve somewhere in the US; live in community with other recent graduates giving a year of post-grad service.

Emmaus Ministries  
Faith-based program that works toward ending male prostitution.

Esperanza International
Esperanza encourages global citizenship through international service with the goal of making the world a better place.

Franciscan Outreach
The opportunity to dedicate one full year to providing services for marginalized and homeless individuals.

Global Youth Connect 
Bosnia, Rwanda, Columbia or USA cross-cultural program that focuses on post-genocidal and post-violence countries.

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

Jesuit Volunteers
National and international opportunities; live with other volunteers.

Mercy Works
Work in a faith-based post-graduate service program that provides an opportunity to grow personally, spiritually, professionally, and as a community while at the same time making a difference in the lives of at-risk youth.

Peace Corps
Global program that requires three months of training for two years of service.

PHJC Volunteers
Volunteer in a faith-based program for women serving the poor, the disenfranchised and the Earth.

Teach for America
Teach in underserved schools across the USA.

Vincentian Volunteers
Live in a community with others and participate in voluntary work helping the impoverished, the homeless, the disabled, refugees and those suffering with addictions within the local community in the UK.

World Teach
Teach around the world!