What is Catholic campus ministry?

Catholic campus ministry is found on over 800 campuses around the United States. Other names for Catholic campus ministry centers include:

  • Catholic centers
  • Newman centers
  • University parishes

National studies have found that students, when involved in Catholic campus ministry, are more likely to become lifelong disciples of Jesus. Students love Catholic campus ministry for a number of reasons. Whether it's the robust liturgical offerings, dynamic retreats or meaningful service opportunities, students know they are welcomed in a Catholic campus ministry center. 

Find out more about the Catholic Campus Ministry Association which provides resources to campus ministers around the country.