Carnegie Foundation renews Appalachian’s community engagement classification

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 12:38pm

Appalachian State University has retained its community engagement classification by the Carnegie Foundation first awarded to the university in 2008. The designation is valid until 2025.

Appalachian is one of 361 institutions across the U.S. including 11 other UNC system schools that holds the community engagement classification. The elective classification followed an eight-month self-assessment and review of materials submitted by a working group comprised of campus and community stakeholders.


Please find attached a copy of the Carnegie report and supporting materials that Appalachain submitted to recieve this classification.