Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

The Presidentís Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll recognizes institutions of higher education that support exemplary community service programs and raise the visibility of effective practices in campus community partnerships. The Corporation for National & Community Service has administered the award since 2006 in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, as well as the American Council on Education, Campus Compact, and the Interfaith Youth Core.

Creighton University has participated in the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll since it launched in 2006 and was recognized "With Distinction" in 2014 (previously 2007). The 2016 submission status has yet to be announced.

The 2016 submission has yet to be announced. Creighton University reported more than 1.25 million total student service hours for the reporting year (2014-2015). The actual number is 1,338,234 hours. The report shows that 4,799 Creighton students engaged in academic, co-curricular or community service; 72% (3,470) of those Creighton students engaged in some form of academic service-learning and 3,736 students participated in more than 20 hours of service in a given semester.

Creighton University received recognition for the 2015 report which included more than 1 million total student service hours for the reporting year (2013-2014). The actual number is 1,084,601 hours. The report shows that 4,520 Creighton students engaged in academic, co-curricular or community service; 65% (2,921) of Creighton students engaged in some form of academic service-learning and 3,571 students participated in more than 20 hours of service in a given semester.