Center for Community Engagement


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The Center for Community Engagement provides faculty and students with opportunities to engage the world in sustained, collaborative, reflective and meaningful ways that enrich an innovative liberal arts education.

Mission Statement and Core Values
Read our full mission statement, core values, and strategies for community engagement.

Who We Are
The Center for Community Engagement isn't just the staff members who work in the office every day. The CCE is the individuals, groups, and collaborations working to solve our most pressing public problems.

In the News
Community engagement at Amherst is diverse. Read our feature stories and profiles to learn more about the work of our students, staff, and faculty.

Advisory Board
The Advisory Board is a phenomenal group of Amherst College faculty, students, and alumni and prominent experts in the field of community engagement.

Contact Us
Contact information to reach us by phone, email, or in person.

Engagement Resources
From transportation to funding, there are many ways the CCE supports engagement initiatives and projects.

Student Employment
Interested in working at the CCE? Browse the student employment page for openings. Already an employee? Find important employment information and fill out required forms.