Center for Engaged Learning

Excellence in Community Engagement

Excellence in Community Engagement recognizes graduates who promote community engagement while maintaining academic excellence. Honorees will be awarded a certificate and community engagement honor cord to be worn at graduation. Additionally, the Excellence in Community Engagement recognition will be noted on the students' transcripts and diplomas as well as in the graduation program.

Apply for Excellence in Community Engagement  

Applications submitted now, for graduates of Summer or Fall 2021, will be considered for Fall 2021 Commencement.

Complete the Excellence in Community Engagement Application by (Date TBD).

Ensure all engagement hours are documented through the Center for Community Engaged Learning by (Date TBD).

Excellence in Community Engagement Application

QUESTIONS?  CONTACT:

Ella Mitchell - 801-626-7737 |  ccel@weber.edu

CRITERIA

This program is available to graduating seniors who meet the following criteria:

  • Current cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher
  • Completion of 300 hours of direct service, civic engagement, or community research with a non-profit community organization(s) during your college career. (Note: transfer hours from another educational institution must meet qualifying criteria).

OR 

  • Current cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Completion of 400 hours of direct service, civic engagement, or community research with a non-profit community organization(s) during your college career. (Note: transfer hours from another educational institution must meet qualifying criteria).

 

Are you a summer grad? Apply now and indicate on the application if you will walk in the Spring or Fall. Note that if you choose Spring, you will need to meet the deadlines for Spring.