We enhance students' college experience by offering community service opportunities, academic service-learning courses, and other community engagement initiatives — locally, regionally, nationally, and globally. 

Nazareth is nationally recognized for leading the way for colleges engaged with the community. Nazareth's latest innovative efforts include the New American Colleges & Universities Civic Engagement Collaborative as well as the Clinton Global Initiative University.

Programs »

Explore the ways our students serve on campus, in the Rochester community, and beyond, including opportunities for credit-bearing experiences.

What We Do »

Learn how you can get involved and why community engagement is important.

Awards »

Learn more about the President's Civic Engagement awards.

Contact Us »

Meet our team.

experiential learning

Community engagement activities are one way that students fulfill the experiential learning core requirement at Nazareth College.