Steans Center

Welcome to The Steans Center

The Steans Center for Community-based Service Learning & Community Service Studies develops mutually beneficial relationships with community organizations to engage DePaul students in educational opportunities grounded in Vincentian values of respect for human dignity and the quest for social justice.

Students from Inside and Outside Prison Learn Together in Exchange Program

DePaul Students and Prison Inmates Learn Together in Exchange Program 

Courses at Stateville Correctional Center explore restorative justice and human dignity as part of the  Inside-Out Program.

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Transformative Learning in Merída, Mexico

Merida Community Orientation 

DePaul students have worked with families in an urban community in Mexico for more than a decade.