Center for Service and Community Engagement
  • The Center for Service and Community Engagement (CSCE) connects classroom, campus and community to promote a more just and humane world.  Whether you are a student, staff, or faculty, the CSCE is here to help you find opportunities to serve and learn in the community.  The Center sustains partnerships with a wide variety of community-based organizations and nonprofits throughout the Seattle area that are always seeking volunteers.  The CSCE also serves as the headquarters for the Seattle University Youth Initiative.  Get to know your neighborhood and put down roots through service.   

    Happening Now:

    Follow Us @SU_CSCE

    We just launched a Twitter account just for the Center.  Follow us at @SU_CSCE to for all things CSCE: get updates, learn about events, hear about service opportunities and connect around important issues affecting campus. 

    Take the Serve Local Pledge 

    Whether you grew up here or are new to the area, as part of the Seattle University community, you are presented with the opportunity to dig in and explore the diverse and rich neighborhood that surrounds us.  Our neighborhood has incredible assets and resources; yet as a community we face some major challenges. When you Serve Local, you make a genuine investment in your neighborhood with your time and energy.  Why not get to know your neighborhoodTake the year-long service pledge today!  When you turn in your completed form, you can pick up a Serve Local shirt for free!

  • When the heart is touched by direct experience, the mind may be challenged to change.

    Peter Hans Kolvenbach, S.J.