Civic engagement and democratic education are important elements of our commitment to  immersive, entrepreneurial learning experiences that deeply connect Ball State students with real needs, organizations and leaders in the broader community.  Participating in educational and service experiences make a difference in the civic life our community not only improves the quality of life for all of us, but also helps build your knowledge, skills, values and motivation to make that difference.

Beneficence, social concerns, political action, ethical decisions and historical context are all important dimensions of your education as a global citizen; the University offers an array of opportunities to learn more and experience the power of making a positive difference through community service, service-learning and civic engagement.