Stepping away from the patterns of daily life creates the space and time for reflection and growth in your spiritual journey.
Campus Ministry invites the university community to participate in a variety of retreat experiences throughout the year. Each retreat has a unique focus, ranging from contemplation and discernment to fellowship.
Can't find what you're looking for?
Please contact Victor Lemus (Director of Retreats) or Catherine Newcomb (Retreat Ministry Intern).
Please join us for this year's First Year Retreat at Santa Clara University! The 2016 First Year Retreat will be held October 21-22, 2016. This retreat invites retreatants and leaders to reflect on three foundational themes:
Student leaders partner with various Campus Ministers to give talks, lead discussions, and facilitate practices that help retreatants explore these themes in their own lives.
WHERE WILL FIRST YEAR RETREAT TAKE PLACE?
First Year Retreat will take place in the beautiful grounds of YMCA Camp Campbell in Boulder Creek, CA (nestled within the Santa Cruz Mountains).
RETREAT SIGN UP:
Applications are now closed.
RETREAT COST AND PAYMENT:
This overnight retreat costs $50. Applications are not complete until payment has been made. To pay for the retreat, please either pay online with the emarket option, or stop by Campus Ministry and pay by cash or check. Payment must be made within three days of applying.
ARE THERE SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE?
Of course!In Campus Ministry, we're committed to ensuring that all students who wish to attend a retreat are able to do so. As such, we greatly subsidize their cost and provide some partial scholarships for students in need. If a financial hardship would prevent your attending the retreat, please complete the online request.
Should you decide to withdraw from the First Year Retreat at least two weeks from retreat (Friday, Oct. 7, 2016 would be the withdraw deadline), then you may receive a 100% credit to be used for a future retreat within the 2016-2017 academic calendar. Should you withdraw within the two week period (October 8-21, 2016), there will be no refund.
WHAT IF I HAVE QUESTIONS?
Feel free to drop into Campus Ministry at any time with questions.
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