A photo of a diverse group of community members

Community Engagement

As a Carnegie-designated Community Engaged Institution, Montclair State University is committed to nurturing relationships and collaborations with its local, regional/state, national and global communities for the mutually beneficial exchange of knowledge and resources in a context of partnership and reciprocity. The purpose of community engagement is the partnership of college and university knowledge and resources with those of the public and private sectors to enrich scholarship, research and creative activity; enhance curriculum, teaching and learning; prepare educated, engaged citizens; strengthen democratic values and civic responsibility; address critical societal issues; and contribute to the public good.

University Programs


Community Partnerships