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Post Graduate Service Programming

Join the thousands of other BC grads who have chosen a year or more of service after graduation. The Volunteer and Service Learning Center can help you find the program that is right for you. Whether you are looking for domestic or international, short-term or long-term, community-based or individual, or just at the beginning stages of your search, we are here to talk through your options. In addition, we offer a number of programs throughout the year to help you decide if post graduate service is right for you and give you the chance to encounter program recruiters and former volunteers. We look forward to seeing you. 

News & Events

  • One-on-One Advising
    Have you applied to a program already? Are you thinking about volunteering full-time after graduation and want to discuss your options (yes, there's still time)? Or are you hearing about full-time service for the first time and want to find out what it's all about? No matter where you are in the process, we are here to help.
    Contact Kate Daly to set up a time to chat or stop by the VSLC, McElroy 114.

  • Post Graduate Service Fair  
    Wednesday, October 24, 2018
    Heights Room
    4 -7 PM

    Open to all students. View a list of past participants on the Post Grad Placements page. Take advantage of this chance to speak to over 50 organizations with full-time volunteer opportunities both domestic and abroad. No dress code and no resumes needed!
    Note to organizations: This event is for programs offering full-time, supported, post graduate volunteer opportunities.

  • Application and Resume Writing Workshop
    Friday, January 25, 2019
    Join the Career Center, the VSLC, and a program director to learn more about the general application and interview process and how to structure your resume for post graduate service. 

    The Career Center offers 15 minute drop-in sessions Monday-Friday 11 AM - 4 PM if you would like someone to review your resume.

  • Post Graduate Service Discernment Overnight
    November 30 - December 1, 2018
    Hear from current volunteers, former volunteers, and a BC grad who decided not to volunteer. Space is limited. Contact the VSLC for more information.

  • Post Graduate Service Reception
    May 13, 2019
    An end of the year tradition to acknowledge those seniors who have made the decision to volunteer full-time after graduation.

If you are a student with questions about any of the events above, or if you are part of an organization interested in attending the Post Graduate Service Fair, please contact us.


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McElroy 114
Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM