Office for Institutional Effectiveness and Assessment

Student Engagement Definition

Student Engagement at Clemson University is characterized by active, collaborative, and experiential learning both in and outside the classroom.  Students are involved in real-world, problem-solving, and creative learning activities, with the goal of fostering ethical judgment and further developing their creativity, critical thinking, communications, and entrepreneurial skills.  These activities and experiences include but are not limited to creative inquiry, service-learning, internship and co-op experiences, capstones, design studios, living/learning communities, and study abroad.  
Approved by the Academic Council on December 1, 2011