Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 68.11
Liaison Jean-Michel Champagne
Submission Date Feb. 10, 2021

STARS v2.2

HEC Montréal
EN-13: Community Service

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.38 / 5.00 Jean-Michel Champagne
Sustainable Development Officer
Infrastructure - Sustainability Office
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Does the institution wish to pursue Part 1 of this credit (student participation in community service)?:
Yes

Total number of students:
13,134

Number of students engaged in community service:
6,614

Percentage of students engaged in community service:
50.36

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

Total number of student community service hours contributed annually:
321,338

Number of annual community service hours contributed per student :
24.47

Does the institution have a formal program to support employee volunteering during regular work hours?:
No

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

HEC Montréal is encouraging and supporting its employee who share their expertise and knowledge with external partners, through participation in boards, business volunteering, participation in reflection groups, etc.
Nevertheless, no policies or formal programs are in place - employees who volunteer during regular hours must agree on the conditions from its manager.
Volunteer employees are also at the core of the School annual United Way fundraising campaign, with each department encouraged providing support for fundraising activities.


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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Data are based on a survey sent to all students from all programs in autumn 2020.
Out of 278 answers received regarding student engagement, 140 students (50.4%) confirmed they have done between 5 and 1400 hours of community services during the period of 12 months prior to the survey. The average number of annual community service hours declared by the student was 48.6 hours.
A large number of students are also engaged in student association and comity. In 2019-2020, 828 students were part of one of them.

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