Shepherd University

Office of Student Engagement

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

Community Service

Individual students, academic clubs, social organizations, Greeks, resident assistants and leaders of special projects utilize the SCS office for assistance with community service projects. The reasons for initiating and/or participating in these projects are many, and include fulfilling organizational or scholarship requirements, gaining experience in a particular field of study, or simply a desiring to make a difference.


Campus Wide
Service Initiatives

  • Relay For Life - to benefit the American Cancer Society
  • Adopt-a-Family assisting and supporting the work of the Salvation Army during the holidays
  • Emerging Leaders Day of Service - held each August offering a day of service in the community for all incoming new students.
  • Alternative Spring Break - trip offering students an opportunity to participate in a unique service-related experience during their traditional Spring Break.