Peace Corps

Upcoming Events

  • 10/19/2021 at 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Peace Corps Panel: Serving as a Black American Overseas: Discover the benefits of Peace Corps service from Black Americans who are returned Peace Corps Volunteers. Join us to learn about challenging, rewarding, and inspirational moments from their service. Ask questions about the Peace Corps service experience, and gain tips to guide you through the application process. Note: We will be holding this event on a virtual platform instead of in-person. Please register to ensure that you receive access to join the event.

  • 10/26/2021 at 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Introduction to Peace Corps: Information Session: Serving in the Peace Corps is a great way to immerse yourself in a new culture, learn a new language, and have the experience of a lifetime. Join us at this information session to learn about ways you can gain valuable experience as an undergrad to help set you apart from the crowd when the time comes to apply. Note: We will be holding this event on a virtual platform instead of in-person. Please register to ensure that you receive access to join the event.

  • 10/27/2021 at 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Peace Corps Panel: Serving as a Female: Hear stories from female returned Peace Corps volunteers. Learn about the challenging, rewarding and insightful moments of their Peace Corps service. Ask questions about service and gain tips to guide you through the application process. Note: We will be holding this event on a virtual platform instead of in-person. Please register to ensure that you receive access to join the event.

  • 11/2/2021 at 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Peace Corps Panel: Serving as an LGBTQ Volunteer Panel: Discover the benefits of Peace Corps service from returned Volunteers who identify as LGBTQIA+. Join us to learn about the challenging, rewarding and inspirational moments from a panel of returned Peace Corps Volunteers. Ask questions about service and gain tips to guide you through the application process. Please note that this event will take place online rather that in person. Please register in order to gain access to the event.

  • 11/10/2021 at 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Peace Corps Application Workshop: Make your application stand out from the rest. Attend this workshop to learn how to browse Volunteer openings, find the right program, and strengthen your application. You will have an opportunity to ask questions about service, learn steps you can take to improve your chances, and gain valuable tips to guide you through the application process. Please register in order to gain access to the event.

  • 11/11/2021 at 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Peace Corps Panel: Serving as an Asian-American: Discover the benefits of Peace Corps service from Asian-Americans who are returned Peace Corps Volunteers. Join us to learn about challenging, rewarding, and inspirational moments from their service. Ask questions about the Peace Corps service experience, and gain tips to guide you through the application process. Note: We will be holding this event on a virtual platform instead of in-person. Please register to ensure that you receive access to join the event.

Questions? Contact peacecorps@unc.edu