We fulfill our mission by:

  • Encouraging the deepening of faith through liturgy, retreats, faith-sharing, and prayer.
  • Creating opportunities for leadership development by empowering community members to use their gifts
  • Fostering a commitment to service and peace and justice through education, action, and reflection.
  • Collaborating with the larger campus community to bring about the development of the whole person.

Mission of the Office of Campus Ministry

Campus Ministry infuses all aspects of faith into the culture at ӣɬ. We seek to create opportunities and nurture an environment on campus for students to explore and deepen their faith and spirituality through prayer, retreats, community-building, interfaith encounters, service and justice experiences, and to empower students to use their gifts and talents to serve the spiritual needs of the campus community through providing collaborative leadership opportunities.

ӣɬ Mission Ambassadors

The Mission Ambassador Program is an intentional community of students who support and encourage one another in living the mission of ӣɬ. Visit our ӣɬ Mission Ambassadors page to learn more about our community.

Faith Programs

  • Faith and Food: Student-led faith-sharing over meals
  • Got Mission?: An event held in the Quad to promote the mission, community among students, and a chance for students to unwind and have fun
  • Opportunities during Advent and Lent for prayer and meditation
  • Rosary Group: Student-led in the Interfaith Chapel
  • Sunday Mass at 7 p.m. in the Mater Dei Chapel
  • Student-led Praise & Worship Services.
  • Weekday Mass: Tuesdays & Thursdays at 12:15 p.m. during the semester in Mater Dei Chapel.

Student-Led Opportunities

  • Bible Study: Small faith group that studies and explores the Bible
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA): Faith-sharing group led by student-athletes
  • Interfaith Club: Student organization that focuses on learning about and respecting all faith traditions
  • Lions for Life: Student organization that focuses on full-spectrum of life issuesMany other opportunities such as Prayer Warriors and Rosary group

Contact Information:

For interest, questions, suggestions and concerns, please feel free to contact us at any time!

Michelle Arnold, Assistant Director of Mission Integration

Sister Karen Elliott, C.PP.S, Chief Mission & Belonging Officer

Maria Ditullio, Coordinator for Mission Ambassadors


Social Media:

Please feel free to follow us on Instagram at msjmissionintegration!