Connect Retreat

The Connect Retreat is a 24-hour retreat for all first-year students to make friends and find a home in the Notre Dame community. Connect exists to welcome incoming students, foster meaningful friendships, and offer a clear invitation to connect with both God and your peers. It is a space where all spiritual journeys, faith traditions, and questions are welcome. This exciting retreat is where your Notre Dame experience doesn’t just start, it deepens!

When is the retreat?

Friday, Sept. 30 at 5:00 p.m. - Saturday, Oct. 1 at 6:30 p.m.

Who can attend?

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

Retreat fee:

$25 (financial assistance is available)

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  • Kate Broadbent, Assistant Director of Spirituality, 574-631-9855