Augsburg College is one of six colleges and universities receiving Presidential Awards in the 2010 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, the highest federal recognition a college or university can receive for its commitment to community service.
The Honor Roll, launched in 2006, annually recognizes institutions of higher education for their commitment to and achievement in community service. Honorees are chosen based on a series of selection factors including scope and innovation of service projects, percentage of student participation in service activities, incentives for service, and the extent to which the school offers academic service-learning courses.
The College of Saint Benedict and Metropolitan State University, were recognized on the Honor Roll With Distinction.
Other Minnesota Honor Roll institutions include:
- Carleton College
- Central Lakes College
- Century College
- Gustavus Adolphus College
- Inver Hills Community College
- Macalester College
- Minnesota School of Business-Rochester
- Normandale Community College
- North Hennepin Community College
- Saint John’s University
- St. Cloud State University
- St. Olaf College
- University of Minnesota, Crookston
- University of St. Thomas
- Winona State University
Congratulations to all of these campuses for their extraordinary commitments to serving their communities.