Service Learning

Service-learning, sometimes referred to as community engaged learning, integrates meaningful community partnerships and interaction with instruction and critical reflection to enrich the student learning experience, teach civic and social responsibility, and strengthen communities.

Some examples of service-learning include:

  • A sociology student creating a needs assessment survey for a local non-profit
  • A nursing student delivering COVID-19 vaccines
  • A communications student assisting local organizations with social media and programming
  • An accounting student assisting a non-profit prepare taxes

Department Contact

Office of Experiential Learning

Judy Orton Grissett, Ph.D.
Director of Experiential Learning


Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm