university ministry

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our mission

inspired by god's unconditional love, and rooted in our catholic, ignatian, and mercy traditions, university ministry accompanies the detroit mercy community as we learn to know, love, and serve god and one another.

our vision

we form students through experiences of community, prayer, action and reflection.

multi-faith calendar

click here to access a multi-faith calendar of religious holy days and observances.

student spirit mission grants

these grants are new this year. your student organization may receive funds for an event or program that lives out solidarity this year. registered student organizations are invited to apply for a microgrant to help fund an event, or series of events that promote the mission of the university, the critical concerns of the sisters of mercy, or the apostolic preferences of the jesuits. organizations can request up to $500 to fund their project/event. applications are due by september 30th at noon. contact dan greig ( for more information or questions. apply here.


slc/clc (spiritual or christian life communities)

if you are possibly interested in joining a slc or clc, please click this link to let us know. slc/clc interest form.

groups meet in-person or virtually and are open to student of all faiths, students without any faith, and students who just don't affiliate with anything.  contact dan greig ( for more information or click the link above.


busy persons retreat

registration is closed for bpr

bike ride through detroit history 

register now or info

spiritual direction

looking for more direction in your spiritual life? consider spiritual direction. meet one on one according to your schedule with a spiritual director. click here for a list of spiritual directors on campus.

worship/religious services

mass from celebrate spirit

mass/service times and sacred spaces on campus

view current schedules

Faith Programs & Retreats

group at faith retreat

take time away to refresh your spirit, and relax. 

Find Programs & Retreats

Service & Immersion

selfie from el paso trip

service and immersion trips, advocacy, and other service opportunities

service opportunities

Interns & Volunteers

choir group

interested in volunteering with us? 

get involved

connect with us

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call: 313-993-1560 and leave us a message.

meet our staff