Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 58.76
Liaison Krista Bailey
Submission Date July 29, 2011
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STARS v1.0

Pennsylvania State University
PAE-23: Community Service Hours

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 6.00 / 6.00 Lydia Vandenbergh
Assoc. Dir. Employee Engagement & Education
Sustainability Institute
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The number of student community service hours contributed during a one-year period:
2,091,000

Total number of students, which may exclude part-time, continuing education and/or non-credit students:
41,000

The website URL where information about the institution’s community service initiatives is available:

Numbers are based on a survey of Penn State University Park students taken in the 2010 Spring Semester. In this survey, 42% of students detailed their weekly participation in Community Service projects and events. In a follow up to this question, they were asked to detail the typical number of service hours they participated in during any given week in the semester.

Additional information at: http://studentaffairs.psu.edu/hub/service/

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