Institute of Community and Civic Engagement

The Institute for Community and Civic Engagement (ICCE) is now the Vasconcellos Institute for Democracy in Action (VIDA)

If you are not redirected to the VIDA main page in a few seconds, go to it here

Faculty Resources

Please contact Cynthia Kaufman ( for individual mentoring and support, and Tom Izu ( for having a course designated as a service learning course.

CSL Faculty Check List

CSL Course Sample Project

Key Terms Activity

Project Information Letter (Template for contacting or following up with community organizations about your project)

CSL Project Guideline

CSL Project Contract

Service Learing Student Time Sheet

Rubric to Assess CSL Reflection Papers


For a list of on- and off-campus organizations where students can earn service learning credit, go to: Commmunity Partners

Institute of Community and Civic Engagement

Building: East Cottage Contact: Cynthia Kaufman
Phone: 408.864.8739


Last Updated: 6/10/15