Create Lasting Change with a Graduate Degree Designed to Advance Social Justice

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Create a More Just Society

Adler University is uniquely dedicated to engaging communities and advancing social justice. Our rigorous programs and passionate faculty provide the tools, skills and real-world experience needed to address society’s most challenging issues.


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Our Impact

We stand for social justice.
We stand for the communities we serve.

Founded in 1952, Adler University graduates socially responsible practitioners — educated to be effective agents of social change in the pursuit of justice.

Community Service

580,000 hours of community service


89% of graduates surveyed report working with underserved or marginalized populations

Hands-on training through 691 community partnerships and our on-site institutes and centers

2015 recipient of the nation’s highest honor for impact, the President’s Higher Education Community Service Award

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Follow your heart but take your brain with you.

Alfred Adler

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