Give Back, Gain More

Volunteer work shows your commitment to public service and improving local communities. It’s a great way to demonstrate your professional experience and leadership to future employers. You’ll also build a network of contacts that will serve as resources for new career opportunities.

Making a Difference

Find volunteer opportunities through NYIT’s Career Net. Although, as a volunteer, you’ll receive no compensation or academic credit, the personal rewards are many. You will also be adding valuable professional experiences to your resume that will impress employers.

Working as a volunteer helps you to:

  • Demonstrate your commitment to community service and global responsibility.
  • Build a professional network that provides new career opportunities.
  • Learn to listen and respond to the needs of different communities.
  • Advance the cause of social justice and empower neighborhoods.
  • Serve as an NYIT ambassador to the world.

Community Service Programs

  • Campus Conversations—communicate with NYIT faculty and staff as you explore ways of addressing global issues.
  • Chat Partners Program—help international NYIT students assimilate into American culture and improve their English language skills.
  • Take Action Series—work with legislators to advance positive change.
  • Toy Drives—help coordinate and donate toys for needy children<./li>
  • Voter Registration—assist the NYIT community with their voter registration and placing absentee ballots.

Contact Us

NYIT Community Service Center


NYIT Community Service Center
Old Westbury