Multicultural Ministry

Prayer and celebration of faith takes on various forms and expressions. Campus Ministry provides a home for different cultures, Christian denominations, and faith traditions to express the richness of each person's life of faith.

Asian Student Ministry

AFYR

Asian student first year cultural retreat offered to all incoming undergraduate students.

Asian Pacific Islander (API) Student Ministry

The API Ministry provides support, events, and a community to those searching for an intersection of their Asian culture and faith. Open to those of all faith backgrounds and those at varying stages in the faith. 

Matteo Ricci

This is a fellowship group within Notre Dame Campus Ministry seeking to grow in the likeness of Christ through friendship, study, and service and from the perspective of Chinese culture. Contact Matteo.Ricci.ND@gmail.com to get involved.

Black Student Ministry

Plunge

A Black student first year cultural retreat offered to all incoming undergraduate students.

Black Catholic History Month

Faith, Heritage, Culture: Black Catholic History Month is a time for the University of Notre Dame to celebrate the contributions of Black Catholics to the Roman Catholic tradition throughout the month of November. 

Latino Student Ministry

LFR

Latino student first year cultural retreat offered to all incoming undergraduate students.

Dia de Los Muertos

The authentic celebration of Dia de los Muertos, Day of the Dead, is recognized by the Catholic Church as the universal feast of All Souls’ Day on November 2. The Day of the Dead is a colorful and joyous celebration, dedicated to remembering the lives of the departed and offering prayers for those in Purgatory.  It is celebrated in Mexico and in parts of the United States.

Posadas

Las Posadas is a novenario(an extended devotional prayer for nine days). It is celebrated chiefly in Latin America, Mexico, Guatemala, Cuba, and by Latinos in the U.S. It is typically celebrated each year between December 16 and December 24. Las Posadas commemorates the journey that Joseph and Mary made from Nazareth to Bethlehem in search of a safe refuge where Mary could give birth to the baby Jesus.

Virgen De Guadalupe

Virgen de Guadalupe is a Catholic title of the Blessed Virgin Mary associated with a series of five Marian apparitions in December 1531, and a venerated image on a cloak enshrined within the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City.  This celebration takes place on December 12th.

Native American Student Ministry 

NASAND Retreat

Native American retreat offered to all undergraduate and graduate students.