Building Strong Communities

The Office of Community Engagement facilitates connections between the University of Maryland and its surrounding neighbors.  Established in 2012, the office has contributed to the University of Maryland public service mission by creating mutually beneficial education, business, government, and community partnerships.

Get informed, get involved, get engaged!

Learn more

Office of Community Engagement (OCE)
by the Numbers


Campus / Community Connections
Total Volunteers Gathered
"Making a Difference (MD)" Awards Given
Faculty / Staff Supporters
Annual OCE Investment in the Community
Total Volunteer Hours Organized


Censo 2020, una oportunidad laboral
Government officials have presented the 2020 census as a job opportunity for those who want to earn extra income while also helping the community.
November 14, 2019
Un mes con acento latino
A feature on female Latina leaders making a difference in their respective communities. 
September 20, 2019
Funcionarios piden apoyo comunitario para éxito del Censo 2020
Government officials plan to work with Latinx community leaders to reach out to predominately Latino or Hispanic communiities for the 2020 Census. 
July 30, 2019
Census Partner Profile
Why Maryland's Largest Univeristy Works to Ensure Everyone Is Counted in 2020
July 24, 2019

Newsletter Sign Up

Office of Community Engagement e-newsletter

Stay informed about UMD's community partnerships.
Discover local volunteer opportunities.
Learn more about resources in the surrounding community.


 Upcoming Event


Calendar of Events

Count Me In IG Live Series Recap

Good Neighbor Day 2017 - Highlights


Find more information about our existing connections and partners within local and regional communities.

    Office of Community Engagement


    The website encountered an unexpected error. Please try again later.