College Credit for Volunteerism

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Several southern Illinois colleges offer academic credit for volunteerism:

John A. Logan College
Volunteerism 101 course charges no tuition and hours may be transferred

Rend Lake College
Volunteerism 1100 course

Shawnee Community College 
Volunteerism Service 201 course- hours may be transferred:

Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Center for Service-Learning and Volunteerism offers Service Learning


Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR):
Volunteer Network Division offers the opportunity to complete un-paid internships volunteering with IDNR for college credit.

If you are aware of other academic credit courses for volunteerism, please email