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The Kernodle Center for Service Learning and Community Engagement engages students, faculty, staff and community partners in service that benefits the university and its surrounding community. The Kernodle Center houses Elon Volunteers!, a student-led program offering a range of volunteer activities; coordinates Elon’s signature academic service-learning programs and courses; and sponsors the Alternative Breaks Program.

Visit the Kernodle Center for Service Learning and Community Engagement in Moseley 230 or contact the staff by email at or phone at 336-278-7250.

See the 2015-2016 Snapshot of Service Report here.

See the 2014-2015 Snapshot of Service Report here.

See the 2013-2014 Service at a Glance Report here.

See the 2012-2013 Service@Elon Annual Report here.

See the 2011-2012 Service@Elon Annual Report here.


Elon students package more than 30,000 meals to support Stop Hunger Now

Hundreds of Elon University students gathered Sept. 3 for a service project aimed toward ending global hunger.


Kernodle Center for Service Learning and Community Engagement Open House

Alumni who have participated in Peace Corps, AmeriCorps or other post-graduate service experiences will be recognized during the reception

2016 Intersect: Diversity and Leadership Conference to be held in November

Registration for the Intersect Conference is open through Oct. 21.

Habitat for Humanity Service Project

These family-friendly projects will include a variety of exterior maintenance work 

Snapshot of service shows Elon students ramping up community engagement

The annual report for the first time surveyed community impact from the service work of Elon students. 

Alexa Darby, Frances Ward-Johnson and Tammy Cobb co-author article in service-learning journal

The Elon University researchers published their findings examining how faculty members have turned to academic service-learning to expose students to diverse client populations.

Validate your Service Hours!

Volunteer Opportunities