Contact Us

Our Location

ASUI Center for Volunteerism and Social Action
Commons 301
875 Perimeter Dr. MS 2535
Moscow, ID 83844-2535 
Phone: (208) 885-9442
Fax: (208) 885-6944
volunteer@uidaho.edu

Students on a Fuller Center build

About Us

Mission Statement

The Center for Volunteerism & Social Action, a part of the Department of Student Involvement, fosters lifelong commitments to service and civic action by engaging students and communities in hands-on learning and transformational experiences that educate and develop leaders capable of creating positive change for the common good.

Goals

  • Assist students, faculty, and staff in finding ways to serve in the community.
  • Build strong collaborative relationships between the University of Idaho and the local community.
  • Provide support and training to students who wish to develop their leadership skills.
  • Provide opportunities for students to plan service projects and to participate in social activism.

    Outcomes for Students

  • Develop increase self awareness, clarifying values, purpose and perspective.
  • Demonstrate personal and social responsibility. Become active, engaged citizens during and after their academic career.
  • Engage in critical and creative thinking, in exploring and working to solve real world challenges
  • Develop leadership and team-based skills and competence. 
  • Identify, and understand, the systemic causes of social injustices. 
  • Develop commitment and respect for diversity and diverse perspectives
  • Facilitate positive social change locally, regionally, nationally and globally. 
  • Understand, explore and identify issues facing local, regional, national and global communities.