The Odyssey Program

Co-Curricular Activities Approved for Odyssey Credit

Students may earn Odyssey Credit through their participation in the following pre-approved activities. Each listed activity has a prescribed program that must be completed under a supervisor’s direction. Check with the Odyssey Office for a current list of supervisors. A Statement of Intent approved by that supervisor and the student is required to sign up for the credit and should be submitted online as early as possible in the experience. Also, a Project Completion and Transcript Notation Form must be submitted online at the conclusion of the activity.


Artistic Creativity (AC)

Narrative Medicine Reading/Writing Group

Students who are involved in major theatrical productions are encouraged to speak to the chair of the Department of Theatre and Dance about the possibility of earning Odyssey credit.

Global Awareness (GA)

Any Hendrix-approved Study Abroad Program (i.e. any program for which Hendrix awards academic credit)

International students enrolled at Hendrix

Miller Center Service Learning Trips to other cultures


Professional and Leadership Development (PL)

Campus Kitty Chair

Career Services Internships

Chaplain’s Office Student Ministerial Appointments

Hendrix Experience Ambassador Team (HEAT) Internships

Hillel President

Marketing Communications Professional Field Experience

Miller Center Internships

Miller Center Seminary Semester

Miller Center Service Scholars Program (completed program)

Intercollegiate Athletics Leadership Program

Intercollegiate Spirit Squads Program

Leadership Scholars Program (completed program)

Multicultural Development Committee Chair

Orientation Coordinators

Orientation Peer Leaders

Peer Learning Assistant

Profile Editor

Resident Assistant Position

Student Outreach Alternative Resources (SOAR)

Social Committee Chair

Student Senate Executive Committee

Technical Services Advanced Assistants

UMYF Scholarship Program (completed program)

Windgate Museum of Art Museum Associate and Gallery Educator

Workshop Physics Student Worker


Service to the World (SW)

Campus Kitty General Committee

College Connection Program

Hendrix College Pre-Law Society-Arkansas Access to Justice Partnership

Miller Center Internships

Miller Center Service Learning Trips

Miller Center Service Scholarship Program (completed program)

Peer Note Taking: Service and Research in the Field of Disabilities

Senior Service to the World Project

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) participant through Arkansas Asset Builders


Undergraduate Research (UR)

Baker Prize Competition Winner

Windstream Case Study Competition


Special Projects (SP)

Bonhoeffer House

Center for Entrepreneurial Studies Business Plan Competition

Explorations Peer Assistants

Hendrix Immersion Project

Hendrix Mock Trial Association

Hendrix Student Congress Delegation

International Ambassador Program

Medicine in Society

Peace Corps Prep Program

Theatre Arts Practicum