ABOUT THE PROGRAM

Mission Statement

Following in the Jesuit tradition of faithful service, the Service Learning Program at Marquette University facilitates student academic learning through meaningful service experiences, which encourage and enable Marquette's faculty and students to positively impact the community. The Service Learning Program seeks to bring campus and community together in partnership to share resources, meet real community needs, and help to educate women and men to become the change agents of tomorrow.

Chief among program goals are the following:

To meet the above goals, the program has the following objectives:

Undergraduate Co-Curricular Learning Outcomes

After completion of course-based Service Learning (placement model), the student is able to:
  1. Appreciate people from diverse backgrounds.
  2. Exhibit a commitment to social justice.
  3. Demonstrate a commitment to be an involved citizen in his or her community.
  4. Demonstrate an increased sense of vocation.

Community Impact Outcomes:

As the result of a service learning partnership, Marquette is able to:
  1. Help the community partner meet the agency's mission.
  2. Promote the exchange of resources between the university and community agency.
  3. Effect a positive change on the community members the agency serves.
  4. Situate the university as a positive and just citizen in the community.

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Contact Us

Marquette University Service Learning
P.O. Box 1881
707 N. 11th St. Room 303
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-1881

Phone Number: (414) 288-0250
Fax Number: (414) 288-3259

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