PSSP participation requirements:

  • verification of acceptance into honors program in major academic department or interdisciplinary program
  • regular contact with faculty thesis advisor to ensure thesis meets all requirements of major academic department or interdisciplinary program
  • commitment to the PSSP community through full participation and support of colleagues
  • weekly seminar attendance and timely completion of all required assignments
  • full attendance and participation in the fall retreat (mid-October)
  • development of a public service plan
  • presentation of thesis work and its public service implications and applications in a public forum at the end of the academic year

Note: While not required, participation in the relevant Honors College program is strongly encouraged. Students whose departments do not offer an Honors College program may be able to participate in the one offered through the Program in Urban Studies.