About Us

Our Mission

To foster student leaders with a commitment to active citizenship through education, service, and reflection. Participation in the CCO promotes a sense of belonging on University of Kentucky’s campus, a connection to the larger community, and a dedication to social justice.

Our Vision

Our vision is to create a campus of active citizens committed to social justice.

Our Values

Diversity

Diversity refers to the social differences in people and serving all equally

Inclusion

The idea of always welcoming diversity and creating a space of belonging

Social Justice

A process of lifelong learning to achieve a goal of fair distribution and equitable distribution of resources

Active Citizenship

When individuals make the community the priority in life decisions