Asian/Asian American Winter Retreat

The celebration of culture, identity and community are paramount throughout the Asian and Asian American All Student Winter Retreat. The retreat is offered through Asian and Asian American Student Ministry and provides students of Asian descent with an opportunity to gather together and share the beauty of their backgrounds and explore how they can bring their personal experiences and gifts to the broader Notre Dame community. 

Who can attend?

The Asian American Association welcomes everyone, whether 0 or 100 percent Asian. The Winter Retreat is open to all Notre Dame, Holy Cross College or Saint Mary's undergraduate students, but it is especially geared toward Asian and/or Asian American students. 

What am I attending?

The Winter Retreat focuses on cultural identity, heritage and experience, and is an empowering time to come together with friends to create family, especially within the context of the Notre Dame experience.

When will the 2017 AAA Winter Retreat take place?

Jan. 27 - 28, 2017. Students will meet at the Coleman-Morse Center at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27 and return to campus at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28. 

Where will the 2017 AAA Winter Retreat take place?

The retreat will be held at Five Pines Retreat Center in Berrien Springs, Mich. 

What is the cost?

The cost of the Winter Retreat is $20. 

Please do not let finances limit your ability to participate in this retreat. If you are in need of any financial aid, please contact the person listed below.

How do I sign up?

Sorry, sign ups have now been closed.

For more information, please email Mary Olen at or call (574) 631-6633.