The Civic Engagement Program provides opportunities for students, staff, faculty, to participate, in volunteerism and service learning activities through established community partnerships, for the betterment of a global society.
To assist students in preparation to become good citizens in a global society via participation in volunteerism and service learning activities
To engage students in activities that will offer opportunities to enhance self-awareness, interpersonal competence, and their understanding of social responsibility
To develop sustainable community partnerships with local, regional and national organizations/agencies
To enhance student learning by joining theory with experience and thought with action.
To fill unmet needs in the community through direct service this is meaningful and necessary.
To enable students to help others, give of themselves, and enter into caring relationships with others.
To develop an environment of collegial participation among students, faculty, and the community.