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Who We Are

The Student Community Engagement Center is the hub for student civic engagement at Portland State University.

Through meaningful service opportunities ranging from one-day service events to year-long service commitments, we strive to provide robust and varied co-curricular opportunities for all students at Portland State to engage with the community and become catalysts for change. If you are looking to volunteer, fulfill hours for a class, explore something you are passionate about, or make connections and explore Portland, check out our programs below and/or email us with questions at Once we are back in person, stop by our office in the Hub for Service and Sustainability (SMSU m103) in the Smith Memorial Student Union to say hello. » More About Us

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PSU’s Service Opportunities Portal, powered by GivePulse, is your go-to resource for finding volunteer opportunities with both our programs and our wonderful community partners! Whether you are looking for a one-day or an ongoing service project, GivePulse can help you get connected.