Academic Partner Version of Pathways to Civic Engagement

This companion guide is for instructors and staff who work with students engaging in community service and civic engagement. It outlines ways to support students’ civic engagement across six pathways, and provides actionable steps for supporting students, including activities, discussion prompts, and behaviors.


  • Instructors and staff can support students’ civic engagement across multiple areas by leading a range of activities and discussions, as well as by modeling behaviors
  • The pathways can be integrated into both classroom-based and experiential learning and programs