Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 49.70
Liaison Michael Lizotte
Submission Date Sept. 18, 2016
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University of North Carolina, Charlotte
EN-12: Community Service

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.84 / 5.00 Michael Lizotte
University Sustainability Officer
Facilities Planning
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Number of students engaged in community service:

Total number of students :

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

Total number of student community service hours contributed during a one-year period:

Does the institution include community service achievements on student transcripts?:

A brief description of the practice of including community service on transcripts, if applicable:

University Career Center documents a "49ership" for students completing service learning or other community organization-based 49ership requirements, for which the students receive recognition on their transcripts. 49erships are open to all students. Participating students establish learning objectives with their organizational supervisor and career advisor on campus and engage in reflection and evaluation at the end of the semester. Students may also receive course credits through designated Service Learning courses.

Does the institution provide incentives for employees to participate in community service (on- or off-campus)?:

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

Employees are allowed to claim up to 3 days time per year for volunteer work to approved organizations; 268 faculty and staff participated in a variety of projects promoted as a "Giving Green" volunteering campaign to support 9 community-based organizations.

The website URL where information about the institution’s community service initiatives is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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