Find a Service Opportunity

MSU Students

  • The registration period for Spring 2017 OPENS on January 11th and CLOSES on January 18th. If you are engaging in service-learning as part of a course this semester, please see your instructor for service-learning registration instructions.

  • Log In

    Click the green “Sign Up” button located at the upper right hand of the screen to create your profile. Click the green “Join” button to become a member of the MSU community on GiveGab, connect with fellow Spartans, and find volunteer opportunities near campus.

  • If you are an MSU student and would like to volunteer at Sparrow or McLaren Greater Lansing click Hospital Opportunities. HOSPITAL REGISTRATION OPENS September 1st @ MIDNIGHT (12:01am). 

Students from Other Institutions

If you are a Non-MSU student and are interested in volunteering at a local hospital (Sparrow or 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)"

Carnegie Foundation Logo

2014 Carnegie Foundation "Elective Community Engagement" Classification

Michigan Campus Compact Logo

2014 Michigan Campus Compact "Engaged Campus of the Year"