Summary Statistics

More than 1 Million student service hours since 2007

Each year we collect information about our community service as part of our application to the Presidential Honor Roll for Community Service. We have been consistently named to the Honor Roll since our first application for 2007-08. Below are the summary statistics for each year's application.

Summary Statistics for 2012-13

Total hours of community service performed by our students: 200,437
Total number of students: 8,879

Students involved in volunteer projects: 1,989
Students involved in service-learning class projects: 3,146
Total number of students involved in service to our community during the year: 5,135 = 58% of all students
Students involved in 20 or more hours of community service: 2,460
Number of courses including community service components: 76

Summary Statistics for 2011-12

Total hours of community service performed by our students: 184,442
Total number of students: 8,896

Students involved in volunteer projects: 2,260
Students involved in service-learning class projects: 3,097
Total number of students involved in service to our community during the year: 5,357= 60% of all students
Students involved in 20 or more hours of community service: 2,260
Number of courses including community service components: 65

Summary Statistics for 2010-11

Total hours of community service performed by our students: 184,078
Total number of students: 8,543

Students involved in volunteer projects: 3,886
Students involved in service-learning class projects: 2,094
Total number of students involved in service to our community during the year: 5,980 = 70% of all students
Students involved in 20 or more hours of community service: 1,887
Number of courses including community service components: 65

Summary Statistics for 2009-10

Total hours of community service performed by our students: 180,492
Total number of students: 8,606

Students involved in volunteer projects: 3,853
Students involved in service-learning class projects: 2,015
Total number of students involved in service to our community during the year: 5,868 = 68% of all students
Students involved in 20 or more hours of community service: 2,035
Number of courses including community service components: 65

Summary Statistics for 2008-09

Total hours of community service performed by our students: 120,000
Total number of students: 8,450

Students involved in volunteer projects: 1,181
Students involved in service-learning class projects: 1,296
Total number of students involved in service to our community during the year: 2,477 = 29% of all students
Students involved in 20 or more hours of community service: 965
Number of courses including community service components: 62

Summary Statistics for 2007-08

For the 2008 Honor Roll, WSU was one of the 83 schools honored "With Distinction."

Total hours of community service performed by our students: 135,000
Total number of students: 8,274

Students involved in volunteer projects: 2,200
Students involved in service-learning class projects: 2,100
Total number of students involved in service to our community during the year: 4,300= 52% of all students
Students involved in 20 or more hours of community service: 1,900
Number of courses including community service components: 60