Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 72.14
Liaison Andrew Predmore
Submission Date March 2, 2018
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

Indiana University Bloomington
EN-13: Community Service

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.36 / 5.00 Michael Valliant
Service-Learning Program Director
Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning
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Number of students enrolled for credit (headcount; part-time students, continuing education, and/or graduate students may be excluded):
34186

Number of students engaged in community service (headcount):
16203

Percentage of students engaged in community service:
47.40

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:
320569

Number of annual community service hours contributed per student :
9.38

The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Does the institution include community service achievements on student transcripts?:
No

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:

Staff and faculty may participate in a University-sponsored United Way Giving Campaign, with easy giving options via salary deduction. https://unitedway.indiana.edu/index.html
Additionally, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a paid holiday for faculty and staff, is marketed as "A Day On, Not A Day Off," with many opportunities available to engage in community service or conversations, including the annual MLK Leadership Breakfast https://mlkcelebration.indiana.edu/index.html


Additional documentation to support the submission:
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Data above is from the 2015-2016 academic year, the most recent year data are available.

IUB does not currently have a program in place where these numbers are recorded, however data has been collected from service learning hours, Greek organization requirements, and student organizations and causes, KISI, PACE, IU Dance Marathon, Hilltop Community Garden, and the Hoosier to Hoosier Sale. While these classes and organizations are a large portion of the community service that IU students do each year, it does not show the entire scope of their community service impact.

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 and complete the Data Inquiry Form.