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Retreat Options for Juniors and Seniors

Collegiate Discernment Retreat

The Collegiate Discernment Retreat, offered in partnership with other universities within the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, is for students discerning Religious Life.  In this space of discernment, students will have the opportunity to intentionally listen and explore what God might be calling them to.  This retreat is open and available to both men and women, and will be open to students from other universities within the Archdiocese of Cincinnati.  Be present, listen, and explore at Higher Ground Retreat Center in Indiana.This retreat will be held at Higher Ground Retreat Center in Indiana. More information will follow.

Date: October 20-22, 2017

For more information, contact Mike Bennett or Meaghan Crowley.

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God Within Retreat

 A Retreat for Faith-Based Special Interest Houses
The God Within Retreat is a time to explore with your community who you are called to be today and beyond. Time for reflection, conversation, food & fun!
Date: January 15th, 2018
Location: Mount Saint John
Time: 3pm to 9pm 
Cost: Free

For more information please contact Karianna Zabaglo or Elizabeth Montgomery.
Registration deadline: January 8th
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Catholic Lenten Retreat

How is Christ calling you this Lent?  Where is God leading you through the Lenten journey? Come and explore these questions and more as you encounter God's grace in the Catholic Sacraments, grow in your understanding of the Catholic faith life, and be inspired to more actively live your Catholic faith.

Dates: March 9-11, 2018
Location: Maria Stein Retreat Center
Cost: $40 on or before February 23rd, $50 after that date.

For more information contact Calla Couch.
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Impact Retreats

Are you looking to make sense of your life, education, or faith? Every decision we make has the potential to impact not only our future but that of others as well and what we believe impacts our decisions. Explore your faith and life experiences with a group of friends at an Impact Retreat through hour-long guided conversation around a topic of your choosing. 

Dates: Determined by availability of participants and Colleen Brown
Cost: Free
For more information, contact Colleen Brown.

Lighthouse Retreat

Lighthouse explores life's challenges and searches out the sources of light and hope within those challenges. The Lighthouse retreat offers time to explore spirituality, self, and relationships through ritual and community reflection. Relax as the team guides you through fun, creative and sacred experiences at Woodland Lakes in Amelia, OH. Any traditional undergraduate student can attend this retreat once. It is offered once every semester.

Dates: November 3-5, 2017
           April 6-8, 2018
Cost: $40 on or before October 20 (for fall retreat); or on or before March 23 (for spring retreat)
          $50 after the above listed dates for each respective retreat.
For more information, contact Calla Couch

Marianist Vocation Discernment Retreat

This Discernment retreats offer an opportunity for young adults to learn more about Marianist religious life, pray, discuss and relax in a peaceful atmosphere for a weekend away at Governor’s Island on Indian Lake.

Dates: March 16-18, 2018
Cost:  None
For more information, contact Sr. Nicole Trahan, FMI.
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Metanoia Retreat

Metanoia invites students to a change of heart by exploring the Gospel and how it shapes our own lives and the lives of others. Through scripture and sharing of personal witnesses, Metanoia challenges students to explore their invitation to discipleship. The Metanoia retreat is a moving and fun weekend with many surprises at the Bergamo Center on the property of Mt. St. John in Beavercreek, OH.

Dates: February 9-11, 2018 (Registration opens December 1, 2017 at noon)
Cost: $40 on or prior to January 26, 2018; $50 after January 26, 2018.
For more information, contact Mike Bennett.

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UD Interdenominational Ministry Encounter and Experience Retreats

Step into your faith life and challenge yourself to look more Christlike in all areas.  Previous topics included building faith, making transitions and resetting priorities, values and perspectives.  What will this year's retreats bring? No matter what the topic, growth in God is sure to occur as we engage with nature and God at Governor’s Island on Indian Lake. Our Encounter retreat is offered every fall semester and the experience retreat every spring semester.

Dates: Encounter Retreat: September 22-24, 2017 or
           Experience Retreat: March 23-25, 2018
Cost:  $40
For more information contact Campus Minstry
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Wilderness Retreats

Go take a hike! Discover yourself, God and new friends as the team leads you through the stunning beauty of Red River Gorge, Kentucky. Hiking by day and sleeping under the stars at night, experience a weekend of prayer and simplicity. This fall semester we will offer a co-ed wilderness retreat. In the spring semester we will offer a men’s wilderness retreat and a women’s wilderness retreat.

   Dates: Co-Ed Wilderness: October 13-15, 2017
              Men's Wilderness Retreat: April 13-15, 2018
              Women's Wilderness Retreat: April 20-22, 2018

   Cost:  $40 on or before:
               9/15 (for Fall Co-Ed),
               3/30 (for Men's Wilderness) and
               4/6 (for Women's Wilderness)
               $50 after the above listed dates for each respective retreat.
  For more information contact  Mike Bennett.

 Register Now for the Co-Ed Wilderness Retreat

Apply Now to Lead the Co-Ed Wilderness Retreats

Contact us:

Campus Ministry

Liberty Hall 101 
300 College Park 
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0408