Find a Service Opportunity

MSU Students

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    MSU uses GiveGab, a free volunteer matching platform, to help students find service opportunities that meet their skills and interests. We have trained over 200 organizations to post volunteer opportunities in this system. To get started, check out our quick video called "Looking for Service Opportunities? Get Started with GiveGab".

  • Hospital Opportunities Log In

    If you are an MSU student and would like to volunteer at Sparrow or McLaren Greater Lansing click Hospital Opportunities. Registration for the 2019 Fall Semester begins on September 1 at 12:01 AM.

Community Engaged Learning- If you are involved in community engaged learning as part of a course this semester, please see your instructor for registration instructions. Students needing brief service projects as part of their course can click on "Volunteer Opportunities" above.

Students from Other Institutions

If you are a Non-MSU student and are interested in volunteering at Sparrow please visit  If you would like to volunteer at McLaren please fill out the Non-MSU Volunteer Request Form at

If you are a non-MSU student interested in non-hospital related service in the Greater Lansing community, or a community member interested in volunteer opportunities, please visit our volunteer matching system GiveGab. or the Capital Area United Way Volunteer Center.

Awards and Recognition

In recognition of the service and engagement of our faculty, staff, students, alumni, and community partners, Michigan State University was awarded the following prestigious awards in 2014

U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll Logo

2014 U.S. President's "Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll (with Distinction)"

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2014 Carnegie Foundation "Elective Community Engagement" Classification

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2014 Michigan Campus Compact "Engaged Campus of the Year"