First Year Day of Service

Moving Forward Giving Back

Moving Forward, Giving Back: Salem State University’s First Year Day of Service

Sponsored by St. Jean's Credit Union and Chartwells   

Friday, September 1, 2017
Are you interested in engaging with your community? Would you like to be a change-maker, someone who wants to make a difference in the world? Are you excited to start your college experience?  Join us for Moving Forward, Giving Back: Salem State University’s First Year Day of Service.
Join 200 of your new classmates, the Center for Civic Engagement, first year experience office, current students, staff, faculty, alumni, and community organizations for a day of service in the greater Salem area. Be part of this special cohort of new students who want to make a lasting and impactful connection in our community.
Who is involved:
200 first-year and transfer students; commuter and residential
When is the event:
Move-in (for residential students): Thursday, August, 31, 12-3 pm (individual residence halls)
Welcome Event: Thursday, August, 31, 5-9 pm (Veterans Hall, Ellison Campus Center)
Day of Service: Friday, September 1, 8 am-4 pm (starts in Veterans Hall, Ellison Campus Center)
Celebration and Reflection: Friday evening, September 1 (Veterans Hall, Ellison Campus Center)
How to sign up:
Registration for the fall 2017 Day of Service will open on Wednesday, June 28, at 9 am via Survey Monkey. The link will be posted on this webpage. 
Make lasting connections with your new classmates and the community
Get to know and engage with the greater Salem community
Start your college experience two days early
Be part of a special cohort of new students
Feel connected, engaged and accomplished
For more information, contact: