Assumption welcomes and supports students who are Catholic, from other religious traditions, and nonreligious.
Discover or Explore Your Faith at Assumption
Worship in Ways that Make Sense for You
From gathering with friends at Mass to spending time in reflection in the interfaith prayer room, from singing or playing an instrument in music ministry to beginning your day at Morning Prayer with the Assumptionist priests and brothers, Assumption provides a variety of ways to deepen your faith through prayer and worship. Students of all (or no) faith traditions are always welcome.
Travel that Shapes Your Soul
Whether in inner-city Philadelphia or at the border in El Paso, Assumption students serve and develop relationships with the poor and vulnerable. Trips are offered during University breaks throughout the year.
Take the Next Step in Your Spiritual Journey
Reflect on your faith—and your future—by participating in a retreat with fellow students. Hear firsthand about the faith journeys of Assumption’s faculty and staff. Discuss your vocation ideas with a handful of your peers, or join a bible study group. Assumption is the ideal place to continue—and nourish—your spiritual journey.
A Community that Cares
Whether you’re homesick, grieving the death of a loved one or wrestling with doubts about your faith, you’ll enjoy the support of Assumption’s team of pastoral ministers who are committed to supporting students with respect, compassion, and sensitivity.
Pastoral Ministry Team
First-rate Academics in a Catholic University Setting
Assumption University awakens in students a sense of wonder, discovery, and purpose, forming graduates known for their intellectual seriousness, thoughtful citizenship, and devotion to the common good. Students are provided an education that shapes their souls, forms them intellectually, and prepares them for meaningful careers. Enlivened by the harmony of faith and reason, here, students’ minds and hearts are transformed.Our Mission