Overall Rating Bronze
Overall Score 43.45
Liaison Chris Homan
Submission Date Feb. 25, 2019
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

Illinois State University
EN-13: Community Service

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.23 / 5.00 Missy Nergard
Assistant Director
Office of Sustainability
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Number of students enrolled for credit (headcount; part-time students, continuing education, and/or graduate students may be excluded):
20788

Number of students engaged in community service (headcount):
1280

Percentage of students engaged in community service:
6.16

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:
8743.50

Number of annual community service hours contributed per student :
0.42

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

Employees at Illinois State University (ISU) have the opportunity to involve themselves in community service. In the organizations listed above, they all have faculty adviser's that are able to work on community service projects. Within these projects, the organization can recognize faculty members, so that they can be recognized by the university. ISU has written articles about faculty members that are being a positive role model for students on the campus.

http://mediarelations.illinoisstate.edu/report/1314/feb4/service.asp

The link listed provides an article of a faculty member that was recognized by the university for her contribution in volunteering with the autism service.


Additional documentation to support the submission:
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