WSU Alumni Day of Service Frequently Asked Questions

What is the WSU Alumni Day of Service?
On Saturday, October 24, 2020, the WSU Alumni Day of Service will unite alumni across the country for a single day of hands-on volunteerism to benefit our communities in Detroit and wherever Warriors call home.

Where is the WSU Alumni Day of Service taking place?
Everywhere! Join us at one of our designated service sites in Detroit; Chicago; Washington, D.C.; Los Angeles; New York City or Northern California. Or get in on the fun by volunteering on your own to help an organization or cause in your community that you are passionate about. Be sure to register your independent project so we can send you information and swag.

Who can sign up for the WSU Alumni Day of Service?
All Wayne State alumni, their friends and family members over the age of 10 are welcome to volunteer and show their Warriors Together spirit. Some project sites may have restrictions — please see details about your specific location for any issues that may affect your participation.

Do I need to register in advance?
Yes, advanced registration is required for all projects — even independent projects you do on your own. All designated sites have limited space and may fill up quickly. If you have questions, write to or call 313-577-2300.

What is the registration deadline?
The deadline to register for the 2020 WSU Alumni Day of Service is Friday, October 9.

How should I dress to volunteer?
WSU Alumni Day of Service events will take place across the country in a range of conditions and climates. Please see the specific project you are interested in for applicable attire details.

How can I share my enthusiasm for the WSU Alumni Day of Service?
We encourage all alumni and volunteers to talk with their friends, family and colleagues about the WSU Alumni Day of Service. Using social media is an effective way to capture your energy and enthusiasm ahead of time and during the WSU Alumni Day of Service. Reading a comment in real time or seeing a photo of people volunteering quickly illustrates the difference WSU alumni make in their communities. Share your photos and stories on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using the #WarriorsTogether hashtag. It's easy to help spread the word by posting on the following platforms:

How can I participate in the WSU Alumni Day of Service if I can't attend?
If you can't volunteer on October 24, there are still ways to get involved and share in the Warriors Together spirit of community. Please help us spread the word on social media by sharing the WSU Alumni Day of Service posts that come across your feed, or consider making a gift to support Wayne State student success and the programs that mean the most to you.