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What is Service Learning?

Service learning is the high impact practice by which a student applies classroom learning to a real-world service project in their community and reflects on their project work to gain a deeper understanding of course content.

Service Learning at Pierce College


The Service Learning department is committed to providing quality service-oriented opportunities in support of the development of students and the surrounding communities.


The Service Learning department shares the vision of Pierce College which is Possibilities Realized: Innovative and engaged learners enriching our local and global communities.


  • Learning and Interpersonal Growth
  • Community Engagement
  • Social Justice

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