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The best way to experience our friendly, learner-centered community is to visit.

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One video, 60 seconds, countless reasons to consider SUNY Oswego.

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Explore our nearly 200 clubs and organizations that can forge connections and create opportunities.

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Get ready for reunion

Join us for the biggest alumni party of the year, June 8 to 11!

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You should be able to find everything you need here to succeed on your journey through community service. We have many different opportunities for you to give back to your community while growing, learning, and having a good time doing it. If you would like to be consistently up-to-date with upcoming one-time volunteer opportunities send an email to and ask to join our Volunteer Listserv.

Are you looking for something more specific to your career path when it comes to volunteering your time?
Search Laker Leads, our online volunteer placement database!

Too busy during the semester but still want to volunteer? Check out our Alternative Break page.

See what your peers are saying about their service experiences.

"If you want to touch the past, touch a rock. If you want to touch the present, touch a flower. If you want to touch the future, touch a life."  ~Author Unknown