COMM 157SL - Community Action & Service


COMM 157SL is a unique and transformative course that combines traditional classroom learning with a community service component.

Taking this 3-unit course requires students to complete 48 hours of community service in addition to the regular COMM 157SL coursework.

COMM 157SL doublecounts for both the SJSU GE Area S requirement and the COMM Applied Activity requirement.


  • Passage of the Writing Skills Test (WST) or ENGL/LLD 100A with a C or better (C- not accepted)
  • Upper-division standing