Partner with Campus to Community

If your organization is interested in partnering with The Student Experience Office, complete the Partner Request Form. Our team members will connect with you soon.

Why Partner With Campus to Community?

Just like we want to give our students the opportunity to thrive, we also want to see our community thrive.

Community partners of Campus to Community can expect:

  • No major planning commitment.
  • Flexible partnerships based on your organization’s needs.
  • Enthusiastic, motivated and free student volunteer support.
  • Students who understand the role that your organization plays in the community and the societal barriers your organization challenges.
  • A program that supports community engaged learning and a mutually beneficial relationship between community partners and Campus to Community.

Learn about the Campus to Community programs that you can partner with.

Current Opportunities to Partner

Campus to Community Days are half or full day opportunities where Carleton students engage in a hands-on project with a local community partner. This is a voluntary service that provides community partners with a group of students for a 3-4 hour time commitment. Campus the Community Days occur throughout the academic year (from September to April).

Complete the “Request to be a Community Partner” form to engage in a partnership or collaboration with Carleton University.  This form should be used for all external community organizations or projects.

Campus to Community Days for Campus Groups

Carleton departments, offices, sports teams and student clubs, societies or organizations can get involved in the community through Campus to Community Days. Submit our Campus Partner Request Form to request Campus to Community Day for your group.

Benefits of Partnering

There are many benefits to participating in a Campus to Community Day as a campus group, including:

  • The opportunity to work as a team and build skills together.
  • The opportunity to engage in a social issue that is important to you.
  • A chance to to get involved in a meaningful off-campus setting.
  • A short, one-time commitment.
  • A private event for only your group to participate in.
  • A minimum planning commitment, as the Community Outreach Coordinator will plan this on your behalf.

Team-Building and Community Engaged Learning

Campus to Community follows a model of community engaged learning, which encourages mutual support and respect from community partners and participants. Community engaged learning can support your team-building efforts by:

  • Giving your team the opportunity to work together for a common goal.
  • Creating a sense of achievement as a group.
  • Experiencing first-hand the impact your group can make in the community.
  • Providing a structured break from your daily routine.
  • Engaging your group in the diverse community surrounding campus.
  • Raising awareness for your group.

Complete the “Campus Groups Request Form” form below for academic on-campus partners or student groups seeking to participate in a Campus to Community Day as an exclusive group.

Campus Groups Request Form (Campus to Community)