Welcome to the Center for Community Engagement and Service!
As an institution, AU is committed to advancing social justice and civic responsibility, and we’re at the front lines of that effort. At the Center for Community Engagement and Service – or CCES – we lead the AU community into the world to serve. From projects around DC to trips abroad, we stand with a university dedicated to improving lives in our global community.
Click on the links below to learn more about our programs.
Nomination are now open for the 2020 MLK Visionary Award. To nominate an outstanding member of American University's alumni group, please complete the nomination application by Monday, November 25th.
Turning Passion into Projects
The Eagle Endowment has been named the winner of the 2019 Campus Compact Excellence in Service Student Group Award. The award will be presented at this year's Service-Learning and Civic Engagement Conference (SLCE).
EE is recognized for a "commitment to service projects that extend beyond any co-curriculur requirements or course-based service-learning."