University Ministry


Welcome to Detroit Mercy University Ministry! We provide a space for all students to explore and experience spirituality, justice, leadership, service and immersion opportunities. We hope that our office and our website can be a valuable resource for you. For your convenience, you can find updates on University Ministry events and programs in the links below or on our Facebook page. Please call us at 313-993-1560!

Our Mission

Inspired by God's unconditional love, University Ministry accompanies the Detroit Mercy community as we learn to know, love, and serve God and one another. 

Upcoming Events

Busy Person's Retreat will begin on October 1. For this retreat, students will be paired with a spiritual companion and meet one on one with them once a week for five weeks. To participate, sign up here by September 29th.

Religious Services

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Schedule of Catholic, Nondenominational and Islamic services on campus and information on our sacred spaces and chapels

View current schedules

Faith Programs & Retreats

Men's retreat

University Ministry wants to support students of any and all faith backgrounds in their desire to grow with God and with their faith community

Program Descriptions and Retreat Details

Service & Immersion

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Immersion Trips as well as service learning opportunities for current students and alumni

Trip Opportunities

Ministry Leaders & Volunteers


Lector, sing in the choir, help out at Mass.  Contact our office to sign up. 

Find Leadership Positions