Academic Service-Learning

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Students who take a course with a service-learning component will engage in community projects that are related to the course content, and then reflect on the experience in class discussion or through written work. UWM has many service-learning course offerings so that students in various disciplines and majors can learn through this powerful pedagogical practice.

Login and Resources for Currently Enrolled Service-Learners

The Center for Community-Based Learning, Leadership, and Research is a drop-in center, so you can stop by anytime during normal business hours if you need assistance or resources.  Additionally, below is a link to login to the service-learning database, forms, and other resources.

My Service-Learning Portal Login, and become involved

Student Timesheet: Word or PDF

Service-Learning Presentation: PDF format   Service Learning PowerPoint

Service-Learning Presentation Video (for online learners):  Youtube video of service-learning PowerPoint

Service-Learning Timeline: Word or PDF

Service-Learning Special Placement Request Form: Word or PDF

Service-Learning Site Form for Multiple Service-Learning Classes: Word or PDF

Transportation: Explore transportation options

Service-Learning Courses at UWM

Service-learning is offered in over 90 courses at UWM, with over 3,000 students each year enrolling in a course with a service-learning component. The departments that offer service-learning currently include:

  • Anthropology
  • Architecture
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Business
  • Communication
  • Communication Science Disorders
  • Conservation and Environmental Sciences
  • Criminal Justice
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Educational Policy and Community Studies
  • Exceptional Education
  • English
  • Film
  • Geography
  • Health Care Administration
  • History
  • Kinesiology
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Social Work
  • Spanish
  • Theatre
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  • Urban Studies
  • Women and Gender Studies

If you are interested in taking a service-learning course, contact Laurie Marks at lmarks@uwm.edu.