Opportunities to Serve

Service can be social. Focusing on a wide range of issues and causes, service clubs are a great way to meet other students interested in improving the community around them.

Check out the variety of student organizations you can join at Saint Louis University that are dedicated to helping others and the pursuit of social justice.  

Student paints a wall as part of a service project

Students have the opportunity to participate in a variety of service types and sites. 

Alpha Phi Omega

This co-ed service fraternity focuses on service, leadership and friendship. There is a membership fee and a pledging process.

Campus Kitchen Leadership Team

This committee of students volunteers regularly with the Campus Kitchen and plans programming and initiatives to help support its mission and goals.

Forte

This campus organization works to empower St. Louis's youth by giving them a chance to fully develop their understanding of and ability to play music.

Global Brigades

SLU participates in this nationwide grassroots movement that shares in the goal to support health care and infrastructure solutions in the world's poorest countries.

Habitat For Humanity

Our campus branch of this organization partners with Habitat for Humanity of St. Louis to build homes for low-income families.

Interfaith Alliance

The goal of this organization is to bring together students from different faith backgrounds to engage in dialogue, reflection and service.

LABRE

This student organization prepares sack dinners and brings them to homeless people living on the streets of St. Louis, spending time with those they serve.

OneWorld

OneWorld is a bi-annual, student produced magazine designed to emphasize unity by raising awareness of social injustice, inspiring action and transforming hearts, minds and society.

Relay for Life

This annual overnight event raises funds to fight cancer and raise awareness. Teams of 8-15 sign up and alternate walking/running the track.

SLU Dance Marathon

SLU Dance Marathon plans and facilitates an annual overnight dance marathon each fall on campus to raise money for the Children's Miracle Network.

SLU Wishmakers

This chapter of the Make A Wish Foundation raises funds to grant the wishes of children facing life-threatening diseases while promoting community in and around SLU's campus.

Student United Way

Student United Way is a student-led branch of the United Way of Greater St. Louis comprised of student volunteers who lend their time and talent to strengthen the greater St. Louis community through service, leadership, committee-work and networking.

Students For Life

This pro-life organization engages in peaceful protest, education, service and other activities, including a bus trip to the annual March for Life in Washington, D.C. The group is primarily focused on promoting a culture of life and ending abortion.