Academic Community Engagement Advising

Pitt Honors believes that students who actively engage in their communities will attain an experiential dimension to their education as they test classroom learning firsthand, feel better connected to their academic and social communities, and receive valuable preparation for their future educational and professional careers.

Getting started

Before getting started on community service learning, learn about city of Pittsburgh and the community around campus.

Community resource guide

Connect with organizations around the Pittsburgh area that serve a variety of communities and social issues. 

Fall/spring ACT Fellowships

Students engaging in community-based research are eligible for community-based research fellowships.

Public Service Scholarships and Fellowships

Several fellowships are available to support students who create research projects related to the public sector. 

Service Learning Course Development Grant

Faculty members can create service learning courses with the help of the course development grant.

Community members and organizations

Many community members and organizations are involved in helping students engage with the community.