The RISE Learning Institute, a part of the Connected Learning Division, works across Bellevue College and with the surrounding community to provide opportunities for students to learn through experiences, with the goal of helping them identity, articulate, build, and apply strengths. RISE builds cross campus collaborations, innovative programs, and community connections to provide transformative learning experiences for students. By fostering Research, Innovation, Service, and Experiential Learning (RISE), the RISE Institute helps students develop skills that can help them succeed during and after their time at Bellevue College.
RISE empowers students at Bellevue College with hands-on learning experiences, fostering critical thinking, creativity, and real-world problem-solving skills.
RISE supports and celebrates Bellevue College’s faculty by enhancing their teaching methods and fostering creativity, innovation, and experiential learning for their students
RISE strengthens Bellevue College’s ties with the community, offering partnerships, research collaborations, and experiential learning opportunities that benefit both students and the broader region.
RISE Learning Institute at Bellevue College champions experiential learning, connecting students to career opportunities, supporting faculty development, and fostering community engagement for a holistic educational experience.