UR Newman

Catholic Newman Community at the University of Rochester

Student Testimonials

Caroline Benec

International Relations Major
Class of 2021

Michael Chavrimootoo

Computer Science Major
Class of 2020

Agustín Díaz Herrero and Patrick Forrestel

International Relations Major and Chemistry Major
Class of 2020 and Class of 2019

Brian Filipiak

Environmental Sciences Major
Class of 2020

Nathan Leopold

Business and International Relations Double Major
Class of 2020

Sarah Pursell

Brain & Cognitive Sciences and Psychology Double Major
Class of 2020

Weekly Events

Day Event Time Location
Sunday Mass 10:30AM
Interfaith Chapel
Sunday Mass 7PM
(Academic Year Only)
Interfaith Chapel
Monday Adoration 9-10AM
(Academic Year Only)
Interfaith Chapel
Tuesday Newman Nite 6PM
(Academic Year Only)
Interfaith Chapel
Tuesday Rosary Group 7:15PM
(Academic Year Only)
Interfaith Chapel
Wednesday Adoration 9-10AM
(Academic Year Only)
Interfaith Chapel
Wednesday InstaMass 9PM
(Academic Year Only)
Interfaith Chapel
Friday Adoration 6-7PM
(Academic Year Only)
Interfaith Chapel

Special Events

Event Date/Time Location
The Dating Project
Film Screening
October 20, 2018
@ 7:30PM
Hoyt Auditorium
Niagara Falls Trip October 27, 2018 Niagara Falls, NY
Halloween Newman Nite
(Wear Your Costumes!)
October 30, 2018
@ 6PM
Interfaith Chapel

Holy Days of Obligation and Special Feast Days

Holy Day of Obligation Masses are held at 12:30PM and Special Feast Day Masses are scheduled on an individual basis. Please see the Newman Calendar for Mass times and locations.

The Examen with Fr. James Martin, S.J.

Please click here to listen to a daily reflective prayer by renowned priest and author, Fr. James Martin, S.J. This particular way of immersing oneself in everyday intercession to God derives itself from the Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius of Loyola.

*Confessions are anytime by appointment; contact Fr. Brian Cool at bcool@admin.rochester.edu or +1 (585) 275-8523.

What is Newman?

Welcome to Newman!

Thank You! from Newman

Impacting Students

St. Sebastian Society

Mission Statement

The mission of the Catholic Newman Community at the University of Rochester is to provide a welcoming family, in a collaborative and inclusive interfaith environment, for students and the larger University of Rochester community. Newman seeks to promote strong faith formation through the sacraments, education, service, and social programming.

Vision Statement

Newman is a vibrant, Christ-centered community oriented towards students, which fosters spiritual and intellectual growth, grounded in the Catholic tradition.

Events

Spiritual Life

Meet the Staff


Chaplain's Medallion Award

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