Resources for faculty and staff

UVic provides supports and resources to help integrate community-engaged learning (CEL) into your courses and programs. 

If you need support or have a question about CEL, please let us know! Contact  with your inquiry.

Get support for your CEL project

The Community-Engaged Learning Office is available to support faculty who are currently facilitating CEL or who are interested in integrating CEL into their teaching. This includes the following supports:

  • Linking with information or partners that can support your teaching.
  • Designing CEL projects that connect with desired learning outcomes and contribute to community endeavours.
  • Navigating internal and external systems associated with CEL.
  • Building capacity for CEL delivery.
  • Spreading the word about your initiative.

Contact the CEL Office at  or 250-472-5667 with your inquiries and requests.

Join the CEL community of practice

The Community-Engaged Learning Office has co-developed a community-of-practice that provides opportunities to network with other CEL participants and build capacity for excellent CEL delivery.

Contact the CEL Office to join in the learning, celebration, relationship building and sharing.

Engagement with First Nations communities

UVic's Office of Indigenous Academic and Community Engagement (IACE) provides support and resources for faculty and staff engaging with First Nations communities including:

Grant and funding options

Learn about CEL funding options here.

CEL Documents

Read more about CEL at UVic. Contact the if you are interested in documents on a particular CEL topic or templates for your course development.