Students working on projects together 

Irwin W. Steans Center

Welcome to The Steans Center

The Steans Center 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.

Steans Center in the News

DePaul Freshman, Apply for the Community Service Scholarship

Biaggi Workshop

Current freshman, apply for the Community Service Scholarship (CSS) and dive deep into social justice work. Quarterly service and workshops, build community, $6,000/year for 3 years.

Apply to be a CS Scholar

Telpochcalli Community Education Project (TCEP)


DePaul students have been involved in TCEP as interns, Community Service Scholars and through course-based service-learning. Along the way, they learn about building community in Little Village.

Learn more about TCEP