Office of Civic Engagement

For Students

The Civic-Minded Graduate

Borrowing from the excellent work being done at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), it is our goal to inspire and produce Civic Minded Graduates.

Wildcat Leadership Institute

Community Action Volunteers in Education (CAVE)

Where can I start?

Anywhere, anytime! The following link will take you to our community in partner page. On it you can find organizations that we promote and work with on a regular basis that you may become civically involved with.

A Few Ways to Begin

  1. Take a Service Learning Course
  2. Attend a campus event
  3. Attend a City Council meeting to be better informed:
    Chico City Council Chambers, 421 Main Street
    1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m.
    Meetings are televised live on Cable Channel 11 & online(opens in new window)