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Global Service Learning

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What is global service-learning?

Wikipedia defines service-learning as a method of teaching that combines classroom instruction with meaningful community service. This form of learning emphasizes critical thinking and personal reflection while encouraging a heightened sense of community, civic engagement and personal responsibility.

Who can participate in a HACC service-learning program?

All current HACC students are eligible to apply for participation in a service-learning program.

How many credits can I earn?
Service-learning courses are not to be confused with academic courses and therefore do not earn academic credits.

How do I apply for participation in a service-learning program?
As global service-learning programs become available, a link HERE will take you to the online application.
Scholarships of up to $300 are available to students who qualify and demonstrate financial need. Students will be able to apply for scholarships HERE once programs are announced.

What service-learning programs are available right now?
HACC's service-learning programs for the 2017-18 academic year are currently in the proposal process. Check back with this office at the beginning of fall term in August for information on any upcoming service-learning programs.