Resources for Community Partners

Montclair State University has more than 18,000 potential student volunteers. The Volunteer Center (VC) exists to help those students interested in volunteering identify and connect with one-time, short-term, or long-term service projects. The VC depends on community partnerships. If you represent a non-profit or community based organization and would like to recruit MSU volunteers, please contact the VC.


Student Center Annex
Center for Student Involvement 104J
Phone: 973-655-5318
Fax: 973-655-4098

Additional Resources

Montclair State University features a variety of departments that support volunteer/service initiatives within the MSU community. If you are looking to recruit specialized skill-based volunteers or academic interns you must complete the appropriate application process. Please refer to the information below to discern which program, college or department within MSU will best serve your needs. You must contact these offices directly for further information:


  • Service Learning: Service learning is a form of experiential education that provides college students with an opportunity to link academic study with real world experience. Service learning programs are course-based and credit-bearing. Students enrolled in a service learning class receive college credit for participating in an organized community service project that complements their coursework. Requests to participate in a service learning program must be submitted in advance. For more information:
  • College Career Services: Organizations may recruit student interns through the career services office within each individual MSU college. For more information concerning credit or non-credit internships and the necessary application process please contact the appropriate career services office:
  • Department Internship Programs: For more information concerning credit or non-credit internships within Exercise Science and Physical Education, Family Science and Human Development, Nutrition and Food Studies, or Public Health, please contact the department directly
    • Exercise Science and Physical Education, Linda Flynn, Director, Career Services, College of Education and Human Services, 973-655-6874,
    • Family Science and Human Development, Program Assistant, Jen Wilenta, 973-655-4077,
    • Nutrition and Food Studies, Allison Javens, Clinical Specialist, 973-655-3176,
    • Public Health, Dena Quinones, Coordinator, Internships and Community Engagement, 973-655-3295,