ServScript Program

The ServScript Program at Florida State University, provides students with a platform to record their service to the community on their official FSU transcript. Your transcript is an official government document, and a permanent record of your academic achievements as well as a direct reflection of your college career to potential employers and graduate and professional schools.

ServScript Program Criteria

To qualify for the ServScript Program, service hours:

  • cannot be court-ordered or sanctioned.
  • must be unpaid.
  • must benefit or contribute to the solution of a community need.
  • must have third-party verification, ideally not an individual who directly benefited from the service.

Types of Service

  • DIRECT SERVICE: Cook/serve/deliver food for the homebound or homeless; Tutor, mentor, or coach youth; visit with the elderly, direct patient care, etc.
  • INDIRECT SERVICE: Participate in an environmental project; build low-income housing; fundraise for a nonprofit beneficiary.
  • RESEARCH SERVICE: Work in a laboratory that contributes to the solution of a community need; Test water to assist with restoration efforts.
  • ADVOCACY SERVICE: Conduct information campaigns; Lobby on behalf of a community issue; Conduct nonpartisan voter registration drives.

Community Need Areas

Animal Care, Arts/Culture, Children/Youth, Criminal Justice, Crisis/Counseling, Disaster/Emergency Services, Disabilities, Domestic Violence, Education, Environmental Programs, Gender Issues, Health/Wellness, HIV/AIDS, Homelessness, Hunger, Info & Referral, Legal Services, LGBT Issues, Mental Health, Neighborhood Improvement, Parks and Recreation, Senior Services, Sustainability


The ServScript Program accepts service hours that are completed each semester. All hours for a given semester must be submitted online at by the last day of the semester no later than 11:59 p.m. eastern time.

Upcoming deadlines include:

  • Fall 2023: Dec. 15
  • Spring 2024: May 3
  • Summer 2024: Aug. 2


Have questions about the ServScript process? Email