Community Service at UT Tyler


Connecting You to Service Opportunities

The University of Texas at Tyler Office of Leadership and Service connects UT Tyler students to service opportunities on campus, in the Tyler/East Texas community and beyond. The Office of Leadership and Service provides programming and resources to prepare students to become socially responsible citizens. We take pride in the work our students do by serving our campus and local community.

The Office of Leadership and Service previous projects include:

  • Collaboration with the SPCA of East Texas
  • Thanksgiving Donation Drives
  • Meals on Wheels 
  • Joint projects with the Hand Up Network and The East Texas Food Bank
  • MLK Day service projects

East Texas Big Event

One of our most impactful events is the East Texas (ETX) Big Event! This event is an East Texas wide day of service that strives to make a difference in the local community. Check back for information about the spring 2025 ETX Big Event.

The East Texas Big Event


Service Hours

Click here to learn more about finding opportunities and tracking service hours.

Interested in current service opportunities? Check out PatriotsEngage!