Being Catholic at AU

There are many ways to share, experience, and live out your Catholic faith at American University.  In addition to Mass & The Sacraments, here are some of the ways we engage, encourage, and empower students to be Catholic at AU:


  • Thursday night mass at 5:30 PM with FREE FOOD after at 6 PM
  • Monthly Community Dinners on Saturday nights with a speaker
  • Interfaith Thanksgiving Dinner
  • Holiday Parties
  • Field Trips to local shrines, DC monuments & museums
  • Interfaith Chapel Services with the Kay Communities

Small group studies

  • During Fall 2018, the men's and women's small groups will be meeting after our weekly Thursday night dinner

ServicE & Advocacy

  • Spring Break 2019 mission trip TBD
  • Annual Pro-Life Rally and March for Life- January 19, 2018
  • Service events once a semester

retreats & travel

  • SAVE THE DATE for Fall Retreat: 9/21-9/23/18
  • Pilgrimages
    • Holy Land: July 2018