Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

25 Years of Service, Learning, and Leadership

Through campus and community collaborations, together we cultivate knowledge, skills, and capacities that create an equitable and liberated world.

UW Students


Summer 2019

In a service-learning course this summer?

Learn about academic credit for the learning associated with your internship or service

Community Partners


Autumn Partner Event

Thanks to all who joined us on the 14th for breakfast and community-building.

Community Based Internship Program (UCBI)

The application process has closed.


On-Campus Partners


Curious about the UW’s Carnegie Classification process?

Every five years, the Carnegie Foundation calls for universities to apply to its Classification for Community Engagement. The UW will be applying in 2019, and here’s where you can learn about the process and our progress!

Meet your 2018 Carlson Award Winner

We were honored to present the 2018 Carlson Award to Guillermo Fernando Mogollan Diego at Spring Celebration last May

Resources for 2018-1 9 Courses

Published guide of Student Leadership Competencies for Community Engagement >>