Community/Civic Engagement


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The goal of the University Honors civic engagement requirement is to instill in students a sense of responsibility to societal needs and challenges by engaging them directly in community responses to these challenges.

Guidelines

  • It must be conducted under the supervision of a program director or other organizational representative
  • It must be conducted with an approved single organization.
  • The organization cannot be the University of Minnesota Duluth
  • The organization must have a publicly and clearly stated mission that is consistent with its practices, the UH Mission and Vision, and the goal listed above.
  • It must not be paid.
  • It must represent a time commitment of minimum 45 hours in a given academic year.
  • It can be a political or faith-based opportunity as long as time is not spent recruiting or proselytizing and the mission and activities serve a need in the broader community.