About the Center

Advisory Board Meeting

CCE Advisory Board Meeting

Members of the Center for Community Engagement's Advisory Board gather to discuss how university and community can better connect.

John Lewis Visits SHSU

Representative John Lewis Visits SHSU

Representative and civil rights activist John Lewis signs copies of his book during his visit to campus as part of the National Book Awards program.

Will Allen Visits Gardens

Will Allen Visits SHSU for the Common Reader Program

Urban gardener and author Will Allen tours the Bearkat Community Gardens during his visit to campus for the Common reader program.


The mission of The Center for Community Engagement is to promote reciprocal community/curricular partnerships to enhance student learning and meet community needs. The Center also aims to strengthen the experiential understanding and commitment of our students to civic engagement.  



Sam Houston State University is committed to being an exemplary model of an ENGAGED CAMPUS through strong collaborative partnerships with local, national, and global communities.