University Orientation (UNV)

UNV 501  Community Service-Learning     Credits: 1

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring.

Course Description: Su. This course provides graduate degree-seeking students with an array of opportunities to engage in an immersive community service-learning experience. Working with community partners in Saint Joseph, Buchanan County, the surrounding region, and farther afield, students will complete specific projects and volunteer activities tailored to their schedule and interests. On successful completion of 40 hours of service, successful completion of various self-reflection exercises, and successful completion of a course essay, students will receive one elective credit hour toward graduation at no cost. Once course requirements have been completed, the Center for Service will submit verification to post credit on the student's transcript. The course is repeatable for up to three elective credit hours toward graduation.