About Us

Our Mission

The mission of the University of Kentucky Center for Community Outreach is to serve, connect, and unite the campus community with the surrounding community in collaborative efforts to promote life-long community service.

Our Vision

Our vision is a campus of socially aware and civically engaged students.

Our Values





Our History

Founded in August 2002, the UK Center for Community Outreach is a student-driven organization that is intended to foster the development of leaders who make a difference in their communities. Through a team of student volunteers and professional staff, programs and services are offered that afford University of Kentucky students, faculty, and staff the opportunity to use their time and talents while helping others.

Contact Us

Frequently Asked Questions

To get in touch with the UK Center for Community Outreach, please stop by our office in Blazer Dining, room 361. You may also reach us by phone at 859.257.9385 or by email at volunteer@ukcco.org. For more information regarding a specific program, check out the Programs tab.

We are located on the third floor of Blazer Dining, room 361. You can find Blazer Dining at 343 Martin Luther King Blvd. on campus.

Director applications will be available in early February and Coordinator Applications will be available in early September. The applications will be posted under the Get Involved tab on this website and will be available on OrgSync.

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Want to get involved?

The UK CCO has various programs, events, and ways for you to get involved in the local and global community.

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