Sparrow Next Steps

Thank you for registering to volunteer at Sparrow hospital.  Your next steps are as follows:


1.  Complete Sparrow application, which includes a Criminal Background Check (CBC) at

2.  Once you have completed your application, Sparrow staff will review your application and run your Criminal Background Check.

3.  Once your application is approved and your CBC is cleared, you will receive an email with your next steps.  You should hear back within 2-3 days from your application date.

4.  In the meantime, please schedule your TB test (if you haven't had one within the last year). Information regarding how to obtain a TB Test: MSU-TB-Test-Info-Form


If you have any questions, please contact Tracy Feazel at or Tina Houghton at


Thank you for your interesting in Service-Learning!

Awards and Recognition

In recognition of the service and engagement of our faculty, staff, students, alumni, and community partners, Michigan State University was awarded the following prestigious awards in 2014

U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll Logo

2014 U.S. President's "Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll (with Distinction)"

Carnegie Foundation Logo

2014 Carnegie Foundation "Elective Community Engagement" Classification

Michigan Campus Compact Logo

2014 Michigan Campus Compact "Engaged Campus of the Year"