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Service Learning Agency Resources

What Is Service Learning
Service Learning is a type of education that lets you put classroom skills into practice while serving your community.

Service Learning courses place students in area schools, organizations, agencies and businesses to meet a specific community need. This need will be closely aligned with the objectives of the course.


  • Help meet a community need
  • Unpaid work experience
  • Between 5 – 30 hours
  • On or off campus work

Benefits to the Agency

  • Gain additional human resources needed to achieve organizational goals
  • Increase public awareness of key issues
  • Reach out to youth—an important part of any organization’s future support
  • Educate students/youth about community issues
  • Identify and access other university resources; build relationships with NMSU-A faculty, students, and staff

How to Get Involved

  • Complete the Agency Information
  • Return the form either my email or fax , to the Service-Learning Office
  • If you would like further information please Contact Us