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Getting Involved

#RUCareerReady Grow and build the key skills and competencies employers are looking for through participating in any of the following Eastern activities!
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  • Eastern's Center for Community Engagement (CCE) provides resources to build a culture of civic responsibility and engaged learning on campus, creating sustainable, effective relationships with community partners while providing students with valuable life and work skills. Opportunities are available in tutoring and mentoring in area schools, juvenile and adult rehabilitation, and programs focused on cultural awareness, hunger and homelessness, and health and wellness.
  • Eastern offers many ways for students to acquire leadership skills.  We encourage you to engage in any of the following activities to grow your leaderships skills:

    LEAP into Leadership

    Student Government

    Hall Associations (RHA or UROC)

  • With nearly 100 clubs and organizations on the Eastern campus, you are bound to find several to join.  Membership and leadership roles in clubs and organizations are great resume builders!
  • International Study Abroad allows students to experience the world and the global community. You can gain cultural insight while living and studying along with students of a host country for a full semester, academic year or inter-session while earning Eastern credits.  Be sure to visit Eastern's Study Abroad website to learn more.
  • Undergraduate research and creative activities at Eastern Connecticut State University provide opportunities for students to work closely with faculty mentors on research or creative work. Projects are aligned with the mentor’s expertise and designed to expose students to professional activities within a chosen field. Specific activities vary with each experience and by discipline.  Visit Eastern's Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities website for more information.
  • Imagine earning a full scholarship to graduate school…or receiving funding to conduct research or humanitarian work overseas…or landing a professional fellowship to launch your career. Applying for a prestigious national scholarship or fellowship can help you achieve your dreams!  Visit Eastern's National Scholarships & Fellowships website for more information.