UCAN Serve AmeriCorps Program
The UCAN Serve AmeriCorps Program, hosted by Colorado Campus Compact, is a national service program that connects students with communities through meaningful service-learning, civic engagement, and community service experiences. For more information about how UCAN Serve connects campuses with community partners, view our Landscapes of Service Booklet here!
Each year, UCAN Serve AmeriCorps enables more than 6,000 college, university and high school students to serve with local nonprofit and government agencies throughout Arizona, Colorado, North Carolina, Montana, Utah and Virginia. Volunteers serve in positions that strengthen education, improve public health and safety, and support environmental, social service and community development initiatives. The UCAN Serve AmeriCorps Program primarily focuses on supporting Careers in the Common Good and programs that improve student access to higher education and success in school. Participating campuses and community partners include:
Arizona: Arizona State University, Mesa Community College
Colorado: Adams State College; Colorado Christian University; Colorado College; Colorado I Have a Dream Foundation; Colorado State University; Colorado State University-Pueblo; Denver Public Schools; Fort Lewis College; Front Range Community College; Johnson & Wales University; Lamar Community College; Mesa County School District 51; Mesa State College; Metropolitan State College of Denver; Morgan Community College; Naropa University; Newman University; Northeastern Junior College; Red Rocks Community College; Regis University; University of Colorado, Boulder; University of Colorado, Colorado Springs; University of Colorado, Denver; University of Denver; University of Northern Colorado
Montana: Miles Community College, Montana State University-Great Falls, Rocky Mountain College, University of Montana-Helena College of Technology, University of Great Falls
North Carolina: Appalachian State University; Brevard College; Central Piedmont Community College; Davidson County Community College; Duke University; East Carolina University; Fayetteville State University; Gardner-Webb University; Greensboro College; High Point University; Lee-McRae College; Lenoir-Rhyne University; North Carolina State University; North Carolina Wesleyan College; Peace College; Pfeiffer University; Queens University of Charlotte; University of North Carolina, Asheville; University of North Carolina, Charlotte; University of North Carolina, Greensboro; University of North Carolina, Pembroke; University of North Carolina, Wilmington; Wake Forest University; Wake Technical Community College; Warren Wilson College; Western Carolina University; Western Piedmont Community College; Wingate University
Utah: College of Eastern Utah, Dixie State College, Salt Lake Community College, Southern Utah University, University of Utah, Utah State University, Utah Valley University, Weber State University, Westminster College
Virginia: Virginia Tech
Click here for contact information for UCAN Serve Coordinators located on the campuses listed above.
UCAN Serve is funded by the Corporation for National and Community Service, providing students who enroll as AmeriCorps Members and complete their service hours with an education award to support repayment of qualified student loans or payment of current educational expenses.