Get Involved

Wesleyan University’s Office for Community Service (OCS) is committed to engaging and learning with others to build and strengthen our shared community by providing opportunities for Wesleyan students to volunteer their time and talent with student-run service programs, Middletown community agencies and through work-study positions in our office. Want to get involved but don’t see the opportunity you’re looking for? Meet with us to find a match!

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    Volunteer Programs

    You can make a difference! Choose from hands-on volunteer opportunities with more than 20 Wesleyan student-run programs focusing on areas from education to mental health.

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    Work-Study Positions

    Learn more about literacy, community-based (non-literacy), and OCS staff (coordinators or van drivers) positions available to Wesleyan work-study students.

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    Community Partners

    Connect with Middletown area community service agencies focusing on issues from hunger and homelessness to the environment.

Volunteer Opportunities

Middletown Historical Society Work-Study Position
The Middletown Historical Society is hiring a work-study student for the Spring Semester! This position offers an opportunity to learn what it takes to run a small historical museum, specific duties may include: cataloging of artifacts and manuscripts dealing with Middletown history, research on potential grant opportunities, researching answers to genealogy and general inquiries from…
Hurricane Relief Drive
This comes to us from Ujamaa: Greetings Wesleyan Community,   As many of you know, many Caribbean islands are still recovering from the devastation caused by hurricanes Irma and Maria last month.  The United States Virgin Islands of St. Croix, St. Thomas, and St. John are the childhood homes of Professors Rashida Shaw McMahon and Tiphanie Yanique,…
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