Institutionalizing Engagement Credential

Earning a Credential in Institutionalizing Engagement

An individual may earn this core credential by effectively mobilizing strategies to advocate for and garner support for civic and community engagement as an institutional priority in your context, in accordance with the key competencies for this area.


Applicants must demonstrate having earned, at minimum, a bachelor’s degree at an accredited institution of higher education.

Self Assessment of Key Competencies

At the beginning of the application process, individuals will be expected to complete a self-assessment in which they reflect on their own knowledge, skills, and aptitudes related to the key competencies in the area. The self-assessment is designed to help applicants decide whether they are ready to continue through the application process or whether they will want to pursue additional training, professional development opportunities, or practical experiences before continuing. For those encouraged to seek further preparation, Campus Compact periodically offers a list of available preparation opportunities to support deeper learning and professional development.


You may apply for this credential here. The current enrollment period for applications is January 3 – May 11, 2022.  All application materials must be submitted by May 11, 2022. It is recommended that you first review the submission requirements and key competencies related to this core credential area.