Community engagement

Community engagement is a key part of a student's education at Australian Catholic University (ACU) through the core curriculum.

This gives students the opportunity to:

  • widen their horizons
  • gain new skills and experiences
  • improve their resume
  • make a difference in the wider community.

To get a better idea of what we do, have a look at:

To learn more about what we mean by community engagement, have a look at our Mission, values and principles page.

Some people confuse the terms "community engagement" and "community service" but there is a big difference. Our aim isn't just to help others in the short term but to work with and listen to communities to forge long-term solutions and relationships.