All credit-bearing internships that are supervised through the centralized Internship Program in the Career & Professional Development Center will automatically fulfill a student’s ELI requirement. Academic departments interested in offering practica as ELI must submit an ELI Practica Proposal Form.
Faculty interested in offering a service learning course must complete the ELI Service Learning Proposal Form. By registering for a service learning course, a student’s ELI requirement will automatically be met.
Approximately 160 leadership positions at Messiah College are eligible for meeting a student's ELI requirement. These positions are available through offices such as Residence Life, College Ministries, Student Involvement & Leadership Programs, Intercultural Office, Office of Alumni & Parent Relations, The Collaboratory, Agape Center, The Pulse, and Sustainability Office. For information on pre-approved positions and how to register, visit the Office ofStudent Involvement & Leadership Programs.
Students must communicate to their supervising faculty member their interest in having their research project fulfill the ELI requirement. Faculty who are interested in supervising an ELI-approved research experience must complete the ELI Research Proposal Form.