The Big Event

17th Annual Big Event: April 7, 2018

The 17th Annual Big Event is scheduled for April 7, 2018 at 9am on the Mall between the SUB and the library.

  • Big Event Registration for students begins February 16, 2018 at 9am
  • Big Event Registration for students closes April 1, 2018 at 5pm

Make sure to register at Registration can be done as part of an organization or as an individual. Individual sign-ups will be given a task with other individual sign-ups just like people in organizations.

Members who check-in as part of a Greek organization will receive Greek Week points.

For questions or more information:

Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page

Call: 660-785-7222


A few reminders…

The Big Event is a ONE day VOLUNTEER service project.

The first 300 students to register for the Big Event will receive a free t-shirt. They will be contacted via email within a week of signing up!

Materials and tools will be provided by the resident requesting services or by the SERVE Center. Volunteers don’t need to worry about providing any supplies.


16th Annual Big Event 
April 1st, 2017

On April 1st, 2017, 1200 students arrived on the Mall outside the Truman State Student Union building for Big Event. Through their efforts, they served 250 Kirksville community members. The jobs requested ranged from painting, raking leaves, building fences, washing windows, and cleaning.