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Campus Ministry offers a wide range of programs. We hope you will join us for some of them this year! 

Alternative Spring Break

Alternative Spring Break mission trips are built on the four cornerstones of community, simplicity, service, and prayer. Preparations begin in October, and teams are chosen by the end of the fall semester. Students who are interested in participating can find out more by contacting Shelby Ponikiewski at!

World Youth Day Lisbon 2023

Campus Ministry will be taking a group of students to World Youth Day Lisbon 2023.  From July 26-Aug 8, pilgrims wil first visit several Dominican holy sites in Spain prior to heading to the WYD event in Portugal.  For more information, contact Fr. Joseph Paul Albin OP at

Crusaders for Life

Crusaders for Life, a student led club sponsored by Campus Ministry, promotes the dignity of life from conception through natural death through their prayerful presence at a Dallas abortion clinic each Saturday, as well as through lectures, visits to a local retirement home, and much more! For more information about upcoming events or how to join, email

Blessed is She

To learn more about Blessed is She, check out their website! To join a sisterhood of other UD women who desire prayer & community, click here!

University of Dallas Men's Society

Over the year, squads will grow in brotherhood with one another as they dive deep into each topic night’s lesson. To join a Men's Society squad, click here!

Liturgical Ministry

Current students: are you interested in assisting as a sacristan, lector, altar server, or extraordinary minister of Holy Communion (EMHC)? Previous experience not necessary; training is provided! Contact Karen Bless at 972-721-5261 or for more information. 

Open Anselm

Free dinner for our students! Wednesdays from 8:00 - 10:00 pm in Anselm 230. 

Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults (RCIA)

If you are interested in becoming Catholic or finding out more about the Catholic Church, please join us for RCIA (Open to current University of Dallas students, faculty, and staff only).  For more information, contact Karen Bless at 972-721-5261, or