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President's Volunteer Service Award

The President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA) is the premier volunteer awards program, encouraging citizens to live a life of service through presidential gratitude and national recognition. All service hours must be tracked through Get Involved to earn this award!

Become a member of your student organization or through the Center for Student Involvement on Get Involved to log your service time and commitment.

Hours by Award Bronze Silver Gold Lifetime
Ages 16-25 100 – 174 175 – 249 250 + 4,000+
Ages 26+ 100 – 249 250 – 499 500+ 4,000+

The PVSA will be awarded annually, based on the service hours logged between April 1-March 31 each year. In order for hours to count toward this award, they must be submitted through Get Involved on or before March 31. Check out our resources about Volunteer Hours Guidelines and Logging Service Hours in Get Involved, or contact us at with additional questions!

Help contribute to the overall community service impact by the University of Houston. The President’s Volunteer Service Award medallions will be awarded at the Campus Leaders Ceremony in April. Every hour makes a difference!