Community Engagement & Leadership believes the world should be a more just place for everyone and envisions an equitable, healthy, caring, and thriving campus, community, and world. OSU students have the power to shape the world and CEL strives to further empower them to do so. Through engaging students in self-development, community-based learning, direct service, and advocacy in the greater Corvallis community, CEL cultivates leaders and change-makers.

CEL holds two Days of Service each term, Community Dialogues, Action Weeks, Community Engagement Fairs, the Alternative Break program, Leadership retreats, and more all while developing campus and community partnerships, providing student advising and consultations, holding workshops and trainings, and facilitating student community engagement and leadership awards.

Visit the Contact page for a list of CEL professional staff.

Connect with CEL

Learn more about CEL and how you can get involved or partner with our department by clicking the links below.