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Carnegie Classification

The University of Southern Maine is pursuing the Carnegie Foundation’s 2020 Classification as a Community-Engaged University. It is doing so as part of its continuing mission to provide quality, meaningful, experiential learning for its students, and to better serve the needs of its communities.

Carnegie Community Engagment Classification

Learn more about Carnegie Classification here

Find out more on the data we are currently collecting here

View the 2015 Classification Framework here


This page will be updated as more information as USM progresses to Carnegie’s 2020 Community Engagement Classification