About Semester of Service

Semester of Service (SoS) provides opportunities for semester long service commitments for volunteers looking to gain meaningful and consistent experience for an extended period of time. Registration for Spring 2020 will begin on January 22, 2020 and close on January 31, 2020. Students will start their weekly service commitment the week of February 10, 2020 and will continue until the week of April 20, 2020.  To see the list of volunteer opportunities go here Spring 2020 SoS Descriptions. 

Semester of Service Expectations

Since the SoS program was created to provide consistent, ongoing service; it does require commitment from the volunteers who participate.  Volunteers in Semester of Service, are expected to:

  • Exhibit a commitment to Rutgers University and the Semester of Service program.
  • Attend Semester of Service Orientation
  • Log all volunteer hours on your Collegiate Link
  • Complete a pre, mid semester, and end of semester evaluation form
  • Volunteer at the service site every week for the duration of the semester

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