Assessment Tools & Resources 


Evaluation and Assessment at GVSU

The Office for Community Engagement is partnering with an interdisciplinary group of faculty and staff to develop a standard set of tools and strategies for evaluating the impacts of community engagement on Grand Valley students, faculty, and staff; on the institution as a whole; and on our communities. (Learn more about this effort here.) We invite you to participate in the development process by sharing your insights and strategies for evaluating the impact of community engagement efforts. To share your best practices, please contact Ruth Stegeman at


External Assessment Tools

Association of American Colleges and Universities
Civic Engagement Value Rubric

This rubric is designed to assess student learning outcomes related to civic engagement at the institutional level.

Campus Compact
Assessing Service-Learning and Civic Engagement: Principles and Techniques (2001)

This book serves as an assessment tool to measure the impacts of service-learning and civic engagement on students, faculty, institutions, and communities.


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