ERIC Number: EJ569834
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
How Undergraduates Are Affected by Service Participation.
Astin, Alexander W.; Sax, Linda J.
Journal of College Student Development, v39 n3 p251-63 May-Jun 1998
Examines the impact of service participation on undergraduate student development based on data collected from 3450 students attending 42 institutions with federally funded community service programs. Results indicate that participating in service during the undergraduate years substantially enhances the students' academic development, life skill development, and sense of civic responsibility. (MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A