Shepherd University

Office of Student Engagement

office (304) 876-5402
fax (304) 876-5033


The Office of Student Engagement promotes, organizes, and assists campus outreach initiatives by effectively placing individual students, groups, and academic and social organizations in situations that embrace learning through service.

News and Events

Day of Service and Leadership: August 18-21, 2014. This immersion program is offered to all incoming and first year students. It is an opportunity for them to participate in the 15th annual Day of Service and other leadership activities.

Fall Break Initiative: October 16-19, 2014 Are you looking for a way to make a difference in the community? Does spending your fall break serving the community sound interesting and rewarding? Applications will be available at the beginning of September. Preference offered to returning alternative break participants.

Relay For Life of Shepherd University will be held on April 10, 2015. Join us as we come together to celebrate, remember, and fight back! Come celebrate more birthdays with us at the Wellness Center.


Alternative Spring Break: Are you tired of boring spring breaks? Want to make a difference in the community? Looking for new friends? Does spending a week helping others sound interesting?  Applications will be available in near the end of the semester.




Could you use reliable, free help?
Do you have a need that our students could fill?
Let us know!
Fill out a "Request for Service," and we can help you find volunteers.