The University of Colorado Denver is a public, coeducational institution on two campuses in the greater metropolitan Denver area, and offers more than 115 degree programs in 13 schools and colleges. As Colorado’s premier urban research university, UC Denver serves more than 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and health professions students awarding nearly 4,000 degrees each year.
The Downtown Campus is located in one of America’s most vibrant urban centers. This diversity is enriched by our commitment to a philosophy of inclusion, embedded in all aspects of campus life from its community members, curriculum, research and community service, allowing for the creation of a learning environment that welcomes, embraces, sustains and celebrates the unique and shared experiences of faculty, staff and students.
The Assistant Director of Student Life for Community Engagement is responsible for promoting and raising awareness of service-based learning experiences among students, faculty, and the local community by managing programs and activities that support community engagement campus-wide. The Community Engagement Program has seen rapid growth and demand at CU Denver and is still developing. The goal of the program is to enhance student learning by increasing co-curricular student community engagement activities and strengthening academic service-learning. The position is supervised by the Director of the Office of Student Life.