Who We Are

The Cleveland Engagement Project showcases and facilitates partnerships between community organizations, institutions and businesses, and Cleveland State University faculty, students and staff. The interactive site allows partners and potential partners on campus and in the community to find each other, share information, and celebrate their accomplishments for the mutual benefit of student learning, academic scholarship, and community well-being.  Read More


Safe Passages Initiative helps at large addicts tackle addiction with help of police

This project is important because it will demonstrate the value (or not) of this novel intervention designed in part to save the lives of community residents struggling with addiction.

Go Baby Go!

Go Baby Go! is aimed at making children with limited mobility more independent.



“They get to experience the joy of being in a dance class,” said Professor Lynn Deering, director of the CSU Dance Program. Deering said the program is empowering. Participants discover they can express themselves through movement.


The summer camp is part of an effort to increase accessibility high tech learning opportunities for people of color.

Engagement Resources

Carnegie Foundation Community Engagement Classification

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching is an independent policy and research center.

Engaged Scholarship Consortium

The Engagement Scholarship Consortium (ESC), a 501 (c) (3) non-profit educational organization, is composed of higher education member institutions, a mix of state-public and private institutions.

American Democracy Project

The American Democracy Project (ADP) is a multi-campus initiative focused on higher education’s role in preparing the next generation of informed, engaged citizens for our democracy.

Community Campus Partnership for Health

Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH) is a nonprofit membership organization that promotes health equity and social justice through partnerships between communities and academic institutions.