Animated by its Catholic mission and values, the University of Notre Dame encourages and celebrates service as a fundamental aspect of a holistic education, inspiring in students a sense of solidarity with the global community and a genuine concern for the common good.
To that end, the University offers a variety of service-learning programs, such as NDBridge and the Higgins Labor Program, that combine academics and ethics. It also partners with major nonprofit organizations to promote volunteer service. And it supports the work of student-led groups, such as Circle K International, the Notre Dame Knights of Columbus and Notre Dame student government, that make service part of their mission.
The results speak for themselves.
More than 80 percent of Notre Dame students participate in service or service learning before they graduate... FULL STORY HERE