Welcome to Community Service & Civic Engagement

Who We Are

Community Service & Civic Engagement (CSCE) is a part of Education Innovation in the Office of the Chancellor. The office plays an integral role in meaningfully connecting and engaging students, AmeriCorps members, and staff with communities in Boston and beyond. For students, community engagement offers critical experiential learning opportunities that allow them to understand and have an impact in the world.

This team oversees a robust suite of community engagement programs as well as offers training, reflections and consultations.  With an asset-based lens to community engagement and a commitment to strong reciprocal community partnerships, CSCE facilitates meaningful experiences for students, staff, and community partners. 

Our Programs

CSCE runs a variety of community service and civic engagement programs for students and AmeriCorps members. 

For Students

CSCE supports students who serve and collaborate with the community through a variety of programs, events, and opportunities.

For Faculty & Staff

Learn about the ways Northeastern staff & faculty can engage in our work.

For Community Organizations

CSCE engages with community members & leaders representing nonprofits, schools, and government agencies to build strong and mutually beneficial partnerships.

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