Engagement and Career

Opportunities beyond Southern reveal a way to build communities, learn about your interests and discover new places and people.

Undergraduate Research

Did you know grants of up to $3,000 may be awarded to students completing research in any academic discipline? Contact our Office of Academic Affairs for more information.

Office of Academic Affairs

Study Abroad

Studying abroad can be a life-changing experience. It introduces you to other cultures, customs and landscapes — plus, it looks great on a resume.

Study Abroad


The Office of Student Involvement and Leadership Development provides students the opportunity to volunteer in the New Haven community. Members volunteer at local schools, nursing homes, animal shelters, and food pantries.  Saturdays of Service is a program that allows students to volunteer at different locations in New Haven on a Saturday or Sunday each month.

Student Involvement and Leadership Development

Office of Career and Professional Development

The Office of Career and Professional Development is here to help you define and enact your vision of career success.

Accelerated Pathway Programs

Thinking about going on to graduate study after completing your undergrad degree? At Southern, you can complete your bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a combined five years in a variety of majors as part of a package of accelerated programs.

Accelerated Pathway Programs