Overall Rating Reporter - expired
Overall Score
Liaison Jamey Pavey
Submission Date Jan. 25, 2011
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STARS v1.0

Earlham College
PAE-23: Community Service Hours

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Reporter Derric Watson
Director of Bonner Center for Service and Vocation
Bonner Center for Service and Vocation


Institution engages students in community service, as measured by average hours contributed per full-time student per year.

Institutions may exclude non-credit, continuing education, and/or part-time students from this credit. 


This credit applies to all institutions.


Institutions earn the maximum of 6 points available for this credit by engaging their students in an average of 20 hours of community service per year.  Incremental points are available based on the average number of hours contributed.  For example, an institution where students contributed an average of 10 hours per year would earn 3 points (half of the points available for this credit).



Report on the most recent data available.    

Sampling and Data Standards

Institutions may use a representative sample or survey to determine student community service participation.   

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution or simply email your inquiry to stars@aashe.org.