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UR Newman

Catholic Newman Community at the University of Rochester

Student Testimonials

Caroline Benec

International Relations Major
Class of 2021

Agustín Díaz Herrero and Patrick Forrestel

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

Nathan Leopold

Business and International Relations Double Major
Class of 2020

Sarah Pursell

Brain & Cognitive Sciences and Psychology Double Major
Class of 2020

Michael Chavrimootoo

Computer Science Major
Class of 2020

Brian Filipiak

Environmental Sciences Major
Class of 2020

Weekly Events

Day Event Date/Time Location
Sunday Mass 10:30AM
Interfaith Chapel
Monday-Thursday Adoration 9:00-10:00AM Interfaith Chapel
Monday Eastman Bible Study 7:00-8:00PM Dean's
Dining Room
Monday Men's Bible Study 7:00-8:00PM Interfaith Chapel
Monday Women's Athlete
Bible Study
8:00-9:00PM Susan B.
Anthony Dormitory
(Friel Lounge)
Tuesday Men's Bible Study 5:00-6:00PM Interfaith Chapel
Tuesday Newman Nite

Rosary Prayer

Interfaith Chapel
Wednesday InstaMass 9:00PM Interfaith Chapel
Thursday Women's Bible Study 8:00-9:00AM
Interfaith Chapel
Thursday Adoration 3:00-4:00PM Interfaith Chapel

Special Events

Event Date/Time Location
Agape Latte with President Richard Feldman 04/25/18 @ 8:00PM Interfaith Chapel
Baccalaureate Mass 05/19/18 @ 5:15PM Interfaith Chapel
Wilderness Retreat More Information Coming Soon...

*Confessions are anytime by appointment; contact Fr. Cool/+1 (585) 275-8523.

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.

What is Newman?

Welcome to Newman!

Impacting Students

Thank You! from Newman

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.


Spiritual Life

Meet the Staff

Chaplain's Medallion Award

Recognize an outstanding community member for their contribution to the Catholic Newman Community by giving them the chance of winning the Chaplian's Medallion Award!

Nominate Someone