CCEL Program Options for UHP Students

Students in the University Honors Program have muliptle ways to participate in programs connected to the Center for Community-Engaged Learning. If you are interested in participating in a National Student Exchange (NSE) or HECUA semester program please consult with your Honors Student Advisor to make sure they will count as Experiences.

Community-Engaged Learning (CEL) Modules

Staff members in the Center for Community-Engaged Learning and the University Honors Program have designed several modules for students beginning in UHP as of Fall 2018 or later to qualify for UPH non-course experiences.  Each CEL module encourages students to think more deeply about how they approach community engagement and how that impacts the work they do and builds on one another.

Students interested in completing community engagement for the UHP non-course Honors Experience can learn more about the content for each module below. To begin participating in any of the below modules, please make sure to register yourself through the UHP workflow gen system

For questions about this process, please contact cesp@umn.edu

Honors students doing Community-Engaged Learning Module One will be required to complete the following:

  • Attendance at a combined Information Session and Workshop for New Scholars 
  • At least 32.5 hours of community work, tracked and verified online, over the course of one year (summer included) from the day you register
  • At least 2 reflections: Ethic of Service and Agency 
  • Meet with CCEL staff for 2 Advising Appointments to discuss each completed reflection and related community work

After submitting the UHP Workflow Gen for CEL Module ONE, please register for a combined 2 hour Information Session and Workshop for New Scholars:

For more information, contact cesp@umn.edu 

Honors students doing Community-Engaged Learning Module Two will be required to complete the following:

  • At least 38 hours of community work, tracked and verified online, over the course of one year (summer included) from the day you register
  • Sense of Self reflection + reflection response form
  • A Collaboration and Community Building reflection session known as a "Reflection, Action, Partnership (RAP) session" + reflection response form

To begin CEL Module Two, please submit the UHP Workflow Gen. 

Honors students doing Community-Engaged Learning Module Three will be required to complete the following:

  • At least 36.5 hours of community work, tracked and verified online, over the course of one year (summer included) from the day you register
  • Diversity, Power and Privilege + Advising Session with the CEL Student Programs Manager
  • A Collaboration and Community Building reflection session known as a "Reflection, Action, Partnership (RAP) session" + reflection response form

To begin CEL Module Three, please submit the UHP Workflow Gen