From mentoring initiatives to spring break trips to sustainability programs, the Office for Community Engagement (OCE) works hard to provide YOU meaningful local, national & international community service opportunities. OCE strengthens the community through  building, sharing and empowering.

Facilitating Learning and Growing
(e.g. tutoring, mentoring, advising, connecting)

Enhancing the Quality of Life of Under-Served Communities
(e.g. providing food, school supplies, household items, clothes)

Contributing to Neighborhood Development
(e.g. gardening, painting, repairing, constructing)

  • Paint for a purpose
    Interested in transforming lives though Art? Then this is the opportunity for you! Help TCU partner with Manuel Jara Elementary School students, teachers and parents to create a colorful masterpiece that will be displayed at the school to inspire students and create an environment conducive to learning. Volunteers will be provided with food, transportation and painting fun! Join us September 22 from 8am-noon. All art levels welcome. Sign up on Engage to reserve your spot today!

Community Engagement Leadership Opportunities

Gain professional experience working with a local non-profit. Earn a stipend, develop your network, and make a difference. For more information click here.



Make an impact at TCU and in the community. Serve as a representative for OCE, plan events, and gain valuable leadership experience. Apply today!



Build your legacy, network with community/city leaders, and join a select group of first and second year students dedicated to social change.



If you would like more information on how to get INVOLVED in service efforts or interested in starting a student service organization of your own, please stop by Student Development Services or email us.

About the Office for Community Engagement:

MISSION: To position TCU as an engaged and reflective campus by integrating service and learning through reciprocal community-based partnerships.

VISION: A campus-community culture that advances learning through public services and a commitment to social justice.

Meet our staff