Seattle University is nationally recognized for its expansive commitment to providing students with community engagement experiences in Seattle and throughout the world. Every year, Seattle U faculty engage students in hundreds of Community Engaged Learning (CEL) courses and students participate in dozens of out-of-classroom community projects. Because of its commitment to connecting campus and community, Seattle U attracts students interested in expanding and deepening their commitment to justice.
By concentrating resources and partnerships in neighborhoods adjacent to campus, the Seattle University Youth Initiative (SUYI) builds upon this widespread commitment to community engagement by offering students, faculty and staff opportunities to more fully understand and participate in the pursuit of equitable and just communities. An engaged campus includes:
Learn more about SUYI stories, impact and lessons learned.