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Personal Outcomes

  • Positive effect on personal efficacy, personal identity, spiritual growth, & moral development
  • Increases interpersonal development and the ability to work well with others, leadership, interpersonal, and communication skills

Social Outcomes

  • Reduces stereotypes and facilitates cultural & racial understanding
  • Sense of social responsibility
  • Commitment to service
  • More involvement in community service after graduation

Learning Outcomes

  • Academic performance growth (writing skills, complexity of understanding, problem analysis, critical thinking shills, & cognitive development
  • Self-report that they learned more and were motivated to work harder in a service-learning class
  • Helps students’ ability to apply what they’ve learned” “brings books to life and life to book