Community Service

College of Education

Mrs. Judith MacDonald
College of Education
Phone: 610-436-0042
Fax: 610-436-2874

Fast Facts on Community Service Experience

WHAT: Twenty pre-approved unpaid hours serving children, or youth, or adults, including those with disabilities, through a non-profit organization or agency.

WHO: All undergraduate students in early grades preparation, middle grades preparation, and special education.


  • Choose a non-profit organization
  • Complete 20 pre-approved unpaid hours, not at student's workplace
  • Serve children, youth, adults, including those with disabilities
  • No indirect service (such as fundraising, cleaning, landscaping, computer and clerical tasks)
  • Write a 2 ½ to 5 page double-spaced reflective statement according to directions
  • Be eligible for a monetary Community Service Experience award

Judith A. MacDonald,
Undergraduate Program Counselor,
College of Education

Phone: 610-436-0042