Curran Scholars

Community Service Hours Guidelines

  • All Scholars are expected to be in compliance with teh Wilson College Honor Principle at all times
  • Scholars must complete a total of 260 community service hours for the year (July 1-June 30)
  • A maximum of 60 hours per year can be completed over breaks in your home community
  • A maximum of 40 hours per semester can be completed on campus
  • A minimum of 10 hours per year must be spent staffing the Sarah’s Cupboard student food pantry. These can be in addition to your maximum of 40 on-campus hours.
  • A maximum of 3 hours per week can be completed serving as baby sitters for the Single Parent Scholar Program
  • The rest of the hours must be completed within in the larger Chambersburg community
  • Scholars may not count any service that is otherwise required of you (example: for a class or because you are in trouble with the law) or that is for club fundraising purposes.
  • In order to receive scholarship money for spring term 130 hours must be completed by January 1st, or a written plan must be in place with the chaplain to achieve the 260 total by May


Other Guidelines

  • All scholars must attend the beginning of the semester events (you do get hours for it)
  • All scholars new to program must meet with the chaplain in September to disucss their plan for completing their hours
  • All scholars must take 2 religion and/or philosophy courses before graduation
  • Hours must be signed up a supervisor and turned in to the chaplain monthly (hours completed 60 days or more before turn-in won't count)

Curran Monthly Time-Sheet

On-Campus Opportunities

Off-Campus Opportunities


Questions? Contact the chaplain: (717) 264-2062

Wilson College
1015 Philadelphia Ave.
Chambersburg, PA 17201
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