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Northwest Missouri State University

Reasons to Volunteer

Students who volunteer while in college are more likely to be committed to:

Volunteering also influences the developments of important life skills among undergraduates, including:

Finally, volunteering while in college positively affects an undergraduate's academic development, including:

Source: Campus Cares

A.W. Austin, L.J. Sax and J. Avalos (1999). "Long-term Effects of Volunteerism during the Undergraduate Years." The Review of Higher Education, 22(2):187-202.