Welcome to the Center for Service Learning and Volunteerism!
Welcome to the Center for Service Learning and Volunteerism (CSLV)! The CSLV provides services to students, faculty, staff and community partners to encourage community service-learning that is mutually beneficial to the university and our local community.
To get started or learn more about how to volunteer, visit our How to Serve Page or watch a quick video on how to use our volunteer platform, Volunteer Odyssey.
Mission and Purpose
The mission of the Center for Service Learning and Volunteerism is to provide students, faculty, and staff with meaningful service opportunities and to develop them into good stewards and change agents in their local, regional, and global communities.
The purpose of the Center for Service Learning and Volunteerism is to serve as a liaison between faculty, students, and community partners. We offer support, resources, and placement opportunities to empower students' experiential learning through a focus on civic engagement and social responsibility.
Celebrate: Diversity, Growth, Innovation, Each Other
Cultivate: Kindness, Courage, Connections, Love of Learning
Prepare: Leaders, Responsible Citizens, Lifelong Learners, Agents of Change
By the Numbers
During the 2021-2022 Academic Year, over 1,300 students volunteered over 15,000 hours to yield an economic impact of $430,705.45 back to the greater Memphis Community (economic impact is a measure of the value of volunteer time by The Independent Sector).
Ready to start volunteering? Get started through TigerZone or Volunteer Odyssey.