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Campus Ministry New Student Welcome Message

Welcome New Students!

Welcome new students! We in Campus Ministry are excited that you will be joining us this week. We invite you to GO F.A.R. with Campus Ministry by participating in our programs and ministries surrounding Faith, Action, and Reflection. Rooted in the Fordham University Catholic, Jesuit identity, Campus Ministry accompanies students of all spiritual backgrounds in their own personal growth. Our initiatives will engage your heart and mind as you explore what you believe and discover how that informs who you hope to become.

Our thriving student-led programs include liturgical and music ministries, spiritual retreats, and service projects with the Pedro Arrupe Volunteers. Join a Christian Life Community or Praise and Worship to nourish your faith and explore Ignatian spirituality, or take advantage of our multifaith ministries, which include Muslim, Jewish, Orthodox Christian, and other Christian student organizations. Campus Ministry is committed to enriching the spiritual and religious lives of all students, of any faith or background.

You will be receiving a letter and our updated brochure in the mail in early August, but mark your calendars now for a few of our upcoming events!


Upcoming Events

New Student Welcome Mass

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Join us at a Mass to welcome you and your family to our Fordham community. Share this special Mass with other incoming peers.

Sunday, Aug 25 | 3 p.m. | LC, St. Paul the Apostle, Columbus Avenue at 60th Street
Sunday, Aug 25 | 5:15 p.m. | RH, University Church Lawn


Club Fair

Come sign up to get involved in many of Fordham's diverse clubs and organizations!

Wednesday, Aug. 28 | 3 p.m.- 5 p.m. | RH, Edward's Parade
Thursday, Sept. 29 | 11:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. | LC


Mass of the Holy Spirit

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We'll see you at the Jesuit tradition that marks and blesses the start of the academic year. Jesuit universities and institutions across the globe will be celebrating this Mass!

Receptions to follow.

Sunday, Sept 8 | 5 p.m. | RH, University Church, BBQ on the lawn follows

Thursday, Sept 5 | 12:30 p.m.| LC, McNally Ampitheatre


Ignatian Week

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Oct. 19-26

We celebrate the University's mission, honor our Jesuit identity, and engage with Ignatian spirituality during Ignatian Week. St. Ignatius of Loyola is the founder of the Society of Jesus and the Inspiration for Ignatian Week. Join us for a Day of Service, a Mass in Celebration of St. Ignatius and an Ice Cream Social, and an Ignatian Film Festival as well as compelling speakers and presentations. We'll see you there!