Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 47.37
Liaison Holly Andersen
Submission Date Jan. 26, 2021

STARS v2.2

Bennington College
EN-13: Community Service

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.84 / 5.00
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Does the institution wish to pursue Part 1 of this credit (student participation in community service)?:
Yes

Total number of students:
735

Number of students engaged in community service:
75

Percentage of students engaged in community service:
10.20

Does the institution wish to pursue Part 2 of this credit (community service hours)?:
Yes

Total number of student community service hours contributed annually:
735

Number of annual community service hours contributed per student :
1

Does the institution have a formal program to support employee volunteering during regular work hours?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution’s program to support employee volunteering:

Bennington College is committed to contributing to the vitality of the broader Bennington community and offers time-off benefits to employees who wish to volunteer and engage with community-based organizations. We encourage all eligible staff to apply for an engagement assignment—whether locally or globally— sharing time and talent in ways that benefit our community and the greater world.


Does the institution track the number of employee community service hours contributed through programs it sponsors?:
No

Total number of employee community service hours contributed annually through programs sponsored by the institution:
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Website URL where information about the institution’s community service programs is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:

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