"Membership in Campus Compact shows a commitment to making community and public service part of campus life."
10 Reasons to Join
- Trusted resources for presidents, faculty, students, and community service staff, including books, periodicals, and extensive online resources for connecting campuses and communities.
- Successful campus models for community engagement, including thousands of exemplary practices, program models, and sample syllabi.
- Funding for campus-based community outreach, with more than $28 million raised in the past decade.
- Value and visibility for presidents, including national leadership colloquia, influential public statements, special bulletins, and forums for promoting the public good of higher education. See resources and information for Presidents.
- Extensive opportunities for faculty to attend institutes and workshops designed to improve community-based teaching, learning, and research. See resources and information for Faculty.
- Recognition for student leaders, with national and statewide campaigns, training, awards, and numerous avenues for civic and community engagement. See resources and information for Students.
- Professional development for administrators and staff, including workshops for chief academic officers and community service / service-learning directors. See resources and information for CSDs.
- Hands-on technical support through our national office, 31 state offices, and five regional consortia.
- Advocacy and policy work, including work with national and state policymakers, as well as action alerts and online tools for affecting legislation. See legislation and policy.
- A growing national network of nearly 1,100 campus presidents and chancellors who are committed to building strong communities and creating informed citizens. See membership.
How to Join
You will need the following to become a member of Campus Compact:
- A letter from the president of your institution indicating desire to join Campus Compact.
- A completed membership contact form. This form allows you to identify key contact people from your college or university. These individuals will receive information, publications, and any other communications directly from us.
- Payment of the membership dues. (Please contact the state office for more information on what the specific dues would be for your college or university. Dues are computed based on the number of full-time undergraduate students.)