Civic & Social Responsibility


On Tuesday, February 24th between 9AM-1PM, there will be a Spring Volunteer Fair in CEC room 201. This is your opportunity to meet local non-profits, discover volunteer opportunities, and make a difference.

At UNO there are tons of opportunities for students to become involved in service projects and programs that create positive social change in our community. Student-directed service and volunteer transformations are happening every day through The Collaborative. Come develop your skills by participating in intentional programs that support the community.

Presidential Award for Economic Opportunity

UNO has been awarded the 2014 Presidential Award for the Economic Opportunity category.

This award, presented by President Barack Obama, recognizesinstitutions with service programs that build economic independence,increase family stability, and create more sustainable and resilientcommunities.

Institutions applying in this category will be engaged in service thatimproves the financial well-being and security of economicallydisadvantaged individuals.

Learn more about UNO's award-winning programs.

Come join us.

Check out this downloadable calendar of our 2014-15 Signature Service Days.

The Collaborative

A student-led program created to organize and coordinate university-wide service and volunteering opportunities.

Volunteer Connections Center

Browse current and upcoming volunteer/service opportunities, sign up to volunteer, and join the UNO Serve mailing list.

Maverick Food Pantry

Contribute to UNO’s Culture of Caring.

SummerWorks Omaha

Summer Employment Academy: Learn, Earn, Serve.

Community Partners

Explore opportunities to collaborate with UNO as a nonprofit or school partner.

Start Your Own Project

Have a passion for social change? Work with the Clinton Global Initiative University or start a seed project.

Signature Service Days

Learn more about how you and local nonprofit organizations can help our community.

Meet the Staff

Meet the staff behind The Office of Civic & Social Responsibility.

Contact Us

Civic & Social Responsibility


6001 Dodge St
Community Engagement Center
Room 130
Omaha, NE 68182