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We are here to help develop and support your spirituality during college.

As you search for communities where you fit in, we strive to help you find ways to BELONG. As you begin your adult life, we want you to articulate in ever deepening ways what you BELIEVE. When you look towards your future and think about who you want to BECOME, we want to be there to support you to your next step.

Thanksgiving Break Liturgy Schedule
Thanksgiving Break Liturgy Schedule

Due to the fact that the students are on Thanksgiving break the entire week of Thanksgiving, our Liturgy schedule is limited. Please note the following changes:

Sunday 11/22 10 a.m. ONLY

Monday 11/23 - Wednesday 11/25 12:05 p.m. Daily Mass

Thanksgiving Day 10 a.m.


Sunday 11/29 10 a.m. and 9 p.m. (NO 6 p.m.)


Ignatian Retreat
Ignatian Retreat

December 13-18, San Damiano Retreat Center, Danville, CA 

Applications are now available online for the Ignatian 5-day silent retreat.This retreat is based on the spiritual exercises of Saint Ignatius. During the retreat, you will have the chance to for individual one-on-one meetings with a retreat director, individual and group prayer, as well as daily liturgy. The retreat is open to all undergraduate and graduate students. Faculty, staff and alumni are also welcome based on availability. Deadline for registration is November 30. Please contact Victor Lemus or Sarah Anderson with any questions.

 RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults)
RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults)

Wednesdays 7 p.m.-8 p.m., Campus Ministry Small Conference Room
Interested in learning more about how to become Catholic? Want to explore your faith more? Baptized, but haven’t received the First Communion and the Sacrament of Confirmation? Come join us for a time of reflection and discernment! For more information, please contact John Michael Reyes or Ali Martinez.


Open weekdays from 9 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Benson Center 105, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95053
(408) 554-4372 (main line)
(408) 554-4373 (fax)