Office of Service Learning & Institutional Community Engagement

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Who Can Participate?

Incoming freshmen and current students can enhance their studies at the UNO through community service. Also, visiting students from other universities can spend a semester in New Orleans doing something truly significant through service learning at UNO.

Service Learning at UNO

The Office of Service Learning and Institutional Community Engagement (SLICE) supports the University of New Orleans’ commitment to developing student knowledge while serving the region, the nation, and the world at-large as it connects community engagement to the university curriculum.

Service Learning at UNO

Service Learning and Institutional Community Engagement

Service learning at UNO endeavors to generate innovative solutions to challenges and achieve sustainable outcomes that benefit our partners and create a legacy of engagement with the communities we serve.

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Rewarding Experiences & Benefits

Discover the rewarding experience of learning through engagement in one of America’s vibrant cities. Service Learning, a teaching and learning approach that integrates community service with academic studies, encourages current, new, and visiting students to become socially-conscious leaders. Through service learning courses and program initiatives the University engages students, staff, faculty and community partners to produce significant and sustainable benefits to the region and beyond.

The University of New Orleans provides an academic environment that cultivates and graduates leaders ready to continue their service in the communities in which they live, work and learn. Service Learning at the University of New Orleans is made possible through generous support from the Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation.

Make a difference to the lives of others!

Major Community Initiatives

  • Quality of Life Project
  • Recovery and Renaissance
  • Global Community Impact
  • Spotlight on Music, Arts and Culture

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Service Learning Events

The office participates in and conducts a number of events throughout the year such as special topic seminars, faculty and partnership workshops, speaker series, and symposiums.

Contact us
servicelearning@uno.edu