Experiential Learning Center at The University of Akron

UA's Center for Experiential Learning

OUR GOAL: To enable students to emerge as civically engaged, skilled and adaptable leaders, ready to take on real-world challenges.


$10K up for grabs in pitch competition

We have narrowed our search down to SIX finalists for the UA $10,000 Startup Challenge (“The Race to 10k”) sponsored by the Burton D. Morgan Foundation. Details.

Faculty Projects Win Experiential Learning Center Funding

The FDI program offers grants to support faculty research projects that directly sustains their scholarship while incorporating innovative experiential learning opportunities for UA students. View this year's awardees.

Faculty grants available

EX[L] is pleased to be able to offer grants of up to $1000 for Community-Engaged Courses in Spring 2018. Download the guidelines.