University of Southern Indiana

Examples of Service-Learning

The following are examples of service-learning projects from universities across the country.

  • Communications students preparing public relations materials for non-profit organizations.
  • Education students providing after school tutoring with at-risk students.
  • Engineering students collaborating with elementary school students to design and construct environmentally sensitive playgrounds.
  • Social work and Psychology students researching, designing, and implementing effective group interventions for first-time teen offenders in a Teen Court program. 
  • English Composition students preparing newsletters for local non-profits and public schools.
  • Accounting students offering free tax preparation assistance to low-income clients.
  • Economics students providing data analysis for non-profit organizations.
  • Public Administration students preparing grant proposals for community organizations.

More information on how you can include Service Learning in your course.

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