The Jefferson Public Citizens (JPC)
program is a comprehensive academic public service program that integrates students’ service and research experiences throughout their time at the University.
Community Based Rearch Grants
Community based research seeks to foster collaborative partnerships between university researchers and the community, share knowledge among key stakeholders, and address social inequities.
Working with Communities
Information on collaborating with community organizations and faculty resources.
Best Practices in Community Engagement
Community engagement can be difficult to define clearly, but at its heart, it is the intersection of the complementary efforts of members of the lay community, community non-profit organizations, health practitioners and medical and public health researchers to improve health.
Sample listing of volunteer opportunities at UVA
At the University there are many opportunities available for those who wish to offer their services and for non-U.Va. organizations seeking volunteers.
Academic Community Engagement Course Information
The University has launched the Jefferson Public Citizens program, which is a program designed to enhance the student experience by engaging students in curricular and co-curricular public service.