STRIVE (Serving Together Reaching Integrity, Values & Engagement)
Community is a living and learning community coordinated by the Butler
Center for Service and Leadership and Pearson Residential College.
Participants in the STRIVE program are committed to civic engagement,
volunteer service and leadership endeavors. Residents participating in this
highly selective community commit to a lifestyle of a number of service and
leadership hours each week, a mentoring relationship and a number of shared
experiences and campus programs.
"STRIVE to make something of yourself, then STRIVE to make the most of
- Alexander Crummell
become a member of STRIVE?
When considering options for your on-campus housing, consider the new STRIVE
Community for the 2016-2017 academic year! Beyond providing a place to live,
the STRIVE Community is an innovative program where members demonstrate a
commitment to community service and leadership.
Do you have a passion for service? Do you aspire to be the next great
student leader on campus? We are looking for you! The STRIVE community
provides you with a number of benefits. First-year participants will be
paired with upperclassmen in a structured mentoring relationship to get on
the fast track to student leadership and personal success. Students will
have the opportunity to give back to the community through direct community
service opportunities. Finally, students will have the opportunity to
network with a number of faculty, staff, alumni, business and community
leaders. Choose to distinguish yourself as a part of the STRIVE Community!
of STRIVE commit to: