About the Center for Community Engaged Learning

Fordham students walking on campus.


To bridge Fordham University with our neighboring communities and global partners through experiential learning, research, and civic engagement. 


To engage every member of the University as active citizens in the alleviation of poverty, the promotion of justice, the protection of human rights, and respect for the environment.


  • Experiential learning for social justice

  • Asset-based community development

  • Anti-racist pedagogies

  • Ignatian Pedagogical Paradigm

  • Catholic Social Teaching

  • Student success