Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 55.57
Liaison Lacey Raak
Submission Date May 20, 2019
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

California State University, Monterey Bay
EN-13: Community Service

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.57 / 5.00 Laura Lienk
Applied Science & Technology Service Learning Coordinator
Service Learning Institute
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Number of students enrolled for credit (headcount; part-time students, continuing education, and/or graduate students may be excluded):
7567

Number of students engaged in community service (headcount):
3216

Percentage of students engaged in community service:
42.50

Does the institution wish to pursue Part 2 of this credit (community service hours)? (if data not available, respond 'No'):
Yes

Total number of student community service hours contributed during the most recent one-year period:
97830

Number of annual community service hours contributed per student :
12.93

The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Does the institution include community service achievements on student transcripts?:
Yes

Does the institution provide incentives for employees to participate in community service (on- or off-campus)? (Incentives may include voluntary leave, compensatory time, or other forms of positive recognition):
Yes

A brief description of the institution’s employee community service initiatives:

"CSUMB manages a ""Service Learning Institute"" (SLI) with over 30 different service learning experiences are offered each semester. There is a service learning graduation requirement for all students and all lower division students must take a service learning course. See website https://csumb.edu/service
As faculty members develop service learning experiences, they work with community organizations to find the appropriate fit between their learning objectives and the needs and resources of each organization. Usually, instructors will provide students with a list of sites to choose from. They may even arrange class visits or field trips to the sites to guide students toward finding an organization. SLI houses the ""Community Partners Database"" which contains information on over 700 organizations interested in working with CSUMB."


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