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Sophomore Days of Service

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Are you looking to find a sense of purpose in your second year through your coursework, relationships and out-of-class activities? Make a difference on campus and in the DeKalb community through a two to five hour, one-time volunteer experience during the month of February with Sophomore Days of Service (SDoS). In the process, you'll learn more about yourself and the communities around you.

Volunteer Sign-Up

Service Scholarship

Sophomores have the opportunity to earn money towards tuition by serving in one or more events and writing a brief reflection essay. Learn more about our service scholarship and complete an online application. Applications are due March 9, 2018.

Get to know other students and serve members of the community this February during Sophomore Days of Service.

Become a Site Leader

Interested in having a leadership role during SDoS? Site leaders are responsible for:

  • Communicating with the host site representatives about SDoS and the designated responsibilities so that volunteers are aware of what is expected
  • Distributing and collecting volunteer evaluations after the service and returning them to our office
  • Ensuring that volunteers are doing their tasks
  • Answering questions or finding the answers to questions that volunteers may have

Application

Contact Us

First- and Second-Year Experience
Altgeld Hall 100
815-753-0028
fsye@niu.edu