Center for Citizenship and Community

The following requirements must be completed before you can begin service:


1. All students enrolled in an ICR or a service-learning course must read and sign the Student Service-Learning and Indianapolis Community Requirement (SL/ICR) Contract or ICR Contract before attending off-campus sites. The contract explains the obligations and protections when engaged in an off-campus activity sanctioned by Butler. The deadline for receipt of these contracts for Fall Semester 2014 is Wednesday, September 3rd. Please drop off the completed contract to the CCC office JH109.

2. A background check is required by some sites.  The deadline for submission of background checks for Fall Semester 2014 is Wednesday, September 3rd.   

Background checks are not all the same, and specific sites require specific background checks. Please complete the background check that corresponds with your site.  If you do not see your service site listed, please consult your professor to see if a background check is required. Details for how to secure the background checks are given below:

a) Indiana School for the Blind and Visually Impaired  (ISBVI)

  Indiana State Police Limited Criminal History Report

b) Martin Luther King Community Center (MLKCC)

                   Indiana State Police Limited Criminal History Report

3.  A Tuberculosis (TB) test is required before students can serve at the following site:

         a) A Caring Place (ACP)

The TB test can be completed at Health Services, HRC Room 110. The test is free. Please give the TB test results to ACP on your first day of service.