peacecorpsSmith College ranks No. 13 on the Peace Corps’ 2011 rankings of colleges and universities in the small size category. There are currently 18 Smith alumnae serving as Peace Corps volunteers.

Smith alumnae currently serve as volunteers in Albania, Benin, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Ghana, Honduras, Kazakhstan, Micronesia, Morocco, Mozambique, Nicaragua, Niger, Ukraine and Zambia. They work in sectors including agriculture, education, English, health, small business development and youth development.

Since 1961, 345 Smith alumnae have served as Peace Corps volunteers.