Looking to get involved from the comfort of your home? We've got resources to help you stay active in the Office of Student Involvement community.

Here in Student Involvement, we are committed to engaging students in exploring their curiosities, developing passions, gaining a better understanding of self and others, and creating lasting community, even in the comfort of their own home.


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Learn a New Skill:

Grab a notebook, a pen, and start journaling your thoughts. Here are some journal prompts to get you started.

Get drawing with Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems

Learn how to make towel animals

Follow a beginners video tutorial to learn how to knit

Learn a new language together! Rosetta Stone is giving students FREE access to all their services for 3 month

Daily arts & crafts with McHarper Manor

Improve your painting skills with Bob Ross YouTube videos

Listen to TED Talks and learn something new

Explore new places around the world (like Dubai)

Get in the Kitchen:

Put your microwave to use with these 31 microwave recipes

Watch cooking challenges (and learn a thing or two) from Bon Appetit

Try your hand at cooking with Gordon Ramsay

Stay Active:

Stay active with at-home workouts from the Recreation & Wellness Center

Planet Fitness is streaming daily Facebook workout videos at 6pm CST

Meditation & Relaxation:

Stay calm and relax with some guided meditation with UCLA

Download a self-help app to help boost your mood

Visit UMSL Counseling Services' virtual relaxation room

Color some of our UMSL exclusive coloring pages

Core Power Yoga is streaming all sorts of classes which you can do right from your bedroom

Music & Entertainment:

Create a collaborative playlist with your friends on Spotify

Use an online karaoke catalog like KarafunSingSnag, or Smule for an off-the-charts competition

Play a virtual game on this list over over 30 options which includes single or multi-player games

Escape from a Harry Potter-themed digital escape room

Watch a Broadway play or musical

Play virtual charades with friends - generate charade prompts here or use the free Charades! app

Join multiplayer board games through Pogo, Tabletopia, or Poki - Score!

Host a Netflix Party with your friends

20 Quizzes To Take If You're At Home And Bored 

50 fun Buzzfeed personality quizzes

Listen to the Student Involvement & Millennium Student Center staff favorites 'Work from Home Playlist'

Resources coming soon!
Join UMSL Students of Service on Facebook Live for our children's story hour, Monday-Friday at 10 AM and 8 PM at https://www.facebook.com/UMSLSOS/

Volunteers must have access to their selected story, and it must be public domain or fair-use (see registration form for resources) authorized. We are looking for stories appropriate for Preschool-5th grade. The stories will start the week of 4/27.

Stories will be streamed live through UMSL SOS' Facebook page and recorded via Zoom for future access on our website. Volunteers can register at https://umsl.campuslabs.com/engage/submitter/form/start/403328.