Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 76.34
Liaison Elida Erickson
Submission Date March 1, 2019
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STARS v2.1

University of California, Santa Cruz
EN-13: Community Service

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.42 / 5.00 Ellen Vaughan
Water & Climate Action Manager
Sustainability Office
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Number of students enrolled for credit (headcount; part-time students, continuing education, and/or graduate students may be excluded):

Number of students engaged in community service (headcount):

Percentage of students engaged in community service:

Does the institution wish to pursue Part 2 of this credit (community service hours)? (if data not available, respond 'No'):

Total number of student community service hours contributed during the most recent one-year period:

Number of annual community service hours contributed per student :

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

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):

A brief description of the institution’s employee community service initiatives:

The Service Recognition Ceremony is an annual event held each spring that recognizes students, staff, and faculty that have provided exemplary community service during their time at UCSC. https://volunteer.ucsc.edu/programs/src.html

The Staff Advisory Board formally organizes multiple volunteer activities: https://sab.ucsc.edu/outreach-committees/index.html

Current UCSC promoted volunteer opportunities: https://volunteer.ucsc.edu/resources/current-volunteer-opportunities.html

Additional documentation to support the submission:

Reflects service performed by students through the following service-based programs and organizations per last survey:

Colleges Nine & Ten (non-service learning programs)
Colleges Nine & Ten: Praxis, Alternative Spring Break, and Esprit de Corps programs
Rotaract Club of Santa Cruz County
Kresge College Transformative Action class
College 8 Core Class community service
UCSC Student Volunteer Center
Sustainability Office / SUA Campus Cleanup Day
Alumni Engagement: Slug to Slug and Senior Class Council

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