Member Benefits

Civic Engagement & High Impact Practices

Conference opportunities around civic engagement and high-impact practices (ex. service learning, community -based research, etc.). KYCC coordinates networks and resources for all member campuses, with additional focus on STEM subjects.
For more information on civic engagement opportunities for faculty, click here

College Access

KYCC sponsors an AmeriCorps State program, Kentucky College Coaches, that focus on college access. The College Coaches program place near peer mentors in 50 high-schools statewide. The mentors serve in a full-time capacity helping students to navigate the steps to college and career.
For more information on Kentucky College Coaches, click here

College Success

Kentucky College Coaches on Campus  is an AmeriCorps State program sponsored by KyCC. KC3 help member colleges and universities bolster their efforts in serving students, specifically focusing on first generation students, low-income students, and veterans. The program can enhance or improve existing student success services, or it can help launch a new student support effort.
For more information on Kentucky College Coaches on Campus, click here.


Toward a Sustainable Kentucky (TASK) VISTA program utilizes full-time AmeriCorps VISTA members to build capacity and fight poverty in Kentucky. TASK projects focus on Economic Development, Education, or Health. Member institutions can apply for VISTA project(s) through internal departments (ex: service learning, campus food pantry, regional outreach). KyCC member institutions can also refer community partners to apply for VISTA project(s).
For more information our AmeriCorps VISTA program, click here.

Student Leadership & Recognition

Students enrolled at KyCC member institutions will have the opportunity to join the Student Advisory Board and participate in the annual Kentucky Collegiate Leadership Conference. Member institutions have the opportunity to host and/or coordinate the conference in collaboration with KyCC staff. Kentucky Campus Compact supports student nominations for the National Campus Compact Newman Civic Fellowship.
For more information our student engagement initiatives, click here.

Member Institutions

Bellarmine University
Dr. Susan M. Donovan, President
Contact: Natasha Begin

Centre College
John A. Roush, President
Contact: Ellen Prusinski

Lindsey Wilson College
Dr. William T. Luckey Jr., President
Contact: Natalie Vickous

Campbellsville University
Dr. Michael V. Carter, President
Contact: Kevin Maples and Choe Sergent

Transylvania University
Seamus Carey, President

University of Kentucky
Eli Capilouto, President
Contact: Todd J. Stoltzfus

Berea College
Lyle Roelofs, President
Contact: Ashley Cochrane

Kentucky Wesleyan College
Barton D. Darrell,President
Christine Salmon, Ph.D.

Northern Kentucky University
Ashish Vaidya, President
Contact: Mark Neikirk

Spalding University
Tori Murden McClure, President
Contact: Richard Hudson


Kentucky Campus Compact (KYCC) offers valuable programs and services as part of membership with the compact. If your institution is interested in joining Kentucky Campus Compact as a member institution contact Gayle Hilleke – execdirector {at} kycompact(.)org, or call 859-572-7634.