Service Learning

 

What is Service Learning?

An opportunity to serve in the community and gain an understanding of civic responsibility. The student has a chance to reflect on their service experience which can help with building character and problem solving skills.

Students Can

Participate

  • in building homes for less fortunate
  • in feeding the homeless or disadvantaged
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Donate time

  • to a shelter or children’s program
  • with shut-ins or visiting senior citizen centers

Volunteer

  • to help those in need in the local area
  • and read to kids on a regular basis (after school program)

How it Works

  • Find a service learning opportunity(Read the directions in packet.)
  • Complete the assumption of risk document and submit it to the Office of Special Programs located in the College Center, Room 225.
  • Begin your service learning experience.
  • Track your time and hours per the guidelines outlined in the packet.
  • Complete the Student Information and Agency Placement Information form; enter the times you start and end work on the time sheet each day and obtain the required signatures; complete the survey and write your essay/reflection paper.
  • Set up a brief appointment with our Program Counselor, Jessica Garcia to submit your completed packet by the due date on the front page of the packet.
  • Packets must be submitted in person.
  • Once your packet has been cleared and verified your documents will be prepared and mailed to you.

Get Involved

 

Service Learning Packet

Click Here

Service Learning Opportunities

Click Here

Contact Us

Office of Special Programs
College Center, Room 225
714-992.7067