Texas Tech University

Service Learning Student Resources

"What is Service Learning" 

At Texas Tech University, academic service learning is defined as "a pedagogy that links academic study and civic engagement through thoughtfully organized service that meets the needs of the community. This service is structured by and integrated into the academic curriculum, which provides opportunities for students to learn and develop through critical reflection" (TTU Service Learning Advisory Council, 2003).  

If you have enrolled in a service learning course and want to learn more about how this might impact your educational experience, please review the information below. 


Benefits of Service Learning Experience

Research about Service Learning

Service Learning Example at TTU

Service Learning