Service Learning Steps, Fall 2019

Step 1: Choose a Community Partner

  • The handout for your class has the options your professor pre-approved for your class.  
  • If you want to do your service-learning at a place not on your class handout get your professor's approval.

Step 2: Apply with the Community Partner

  • Follow the "How to Apply" steps on the partner descriptions on your service-learning handout or online (under "Key Partners for Service-Learning")
  • If you do an application or contact them by email or phone tell the partner that you are a Normandale service-learning student and the number of hours you need to complete.

Step 3: Register Online

  • Deadline to Do Steps 1-3: Wednesday, Sept. 18th, 2019.  Only do the Service-Learning Registration if you have already completed Steps #1 and #2 (above).
  • Click the button below to fill out the registration form:

           Register for Service-Learning

  • IF YOU ARE UNDER 18 - Submit the Service-Learning Registration Form online.  Also print out the Waiver of Liability.  Get a parent/guardian signature on the printed waiver form.  Send a photo or PDF of the signed waiver form to  

Step 4: Complete and Submit Your Service Hours

  • Deadline to Submit Service-Learning Hours:  Wed. December 4th, 2019.
  • All service-learning hours are submitted to the Center for Experiential Education.
  • Community partners should email hours confirmations to
  • If you have a signed timesheet or hours documentation on letterhead from the community partner email a photo or PDF to  If you are unable to submit your hours electronically before 10/17 turn in hours in C 1066; after 10/17 you can turn in hours at the Advising & Counseling front desk (located on the ground level in The Link between the Partnership Center and Kopp Student Center buildings).  
  • We send your professor a report of the service-learning hours within 3 business days after the hours deadline.