Black Student Ministry First Year Retreat (The Plunge)

The purpose of Black Student Ministry First Year "Plunge" Retreat is to help connect incoming black students with one another and introduce them to the social, spiritual and academic aspects of life under the Dome. Student leaders share their experiences through talks and there is time for small group discussions in a warm, welcoming environment. Time is made for games, fun and fellowship so new friendships can begin.

When is the retreat?

Friday, Sept. 3 at 3 p.m. - Sat. Sept. 4 at 5 p.m.
Transportation provided to the off-campus retreat center

Who can attend?

This retreat is open to all first year Notre Dame, Holy Cross College, or Saint Mary's students, but is especially geared toward Black students.

Retreat fee:

$15, financial assistance is available.


Registration is now closed. Thank you for your interest.

For questions or financial assistance:

Please contact Fr. Joe Corpora, C.S.C., Interim Assistant Director of Outreach, at