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Charissa Qiu

Campus Ministry

Mount St. Joseph University

5701 Delhi Road
Cincinnati, OH 45233
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Phone: 513-244-4866

Student Population:
Approx. Catholic
Student Population:


Campus Ministry infuses all aspects of faith into the culture at Mount St. Joseph University. Through planned events, on-campus support, Mass, and faith sharing programs, Campus Ministry celebrates spiritual exploration for all denominations and beliefs through retreats, worship, leadership, justice and service .

We fulfill our mission by:

  • Encouraging the deepening of faith through liturgy, retreats, faith-sharing, and prayer.
  • Creating opportunities for leadership development by empowering community members to use their gifts
  • Fostering a commitment to service and peace and justice through education, action, and reflection.
  • Collaborating with the larger campus community to bring about the development of the whole person.


Mass Times

Weekday Masses: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12:15pm, Mater Dei Chapel 

Sunday Mass: 8:00pm, Mater Dei Chapel

Presider: Fr. John Amankwah

Confession Times

By appointment 


Campus Ministry Staff

Newman Connection members associated with this campus


Faith & Food: Peer-led nondenominational scripture reflection small group sessions over dinner. 

Rosary Group: Student-led weekly prayer experience, starting with 15minutes of praise & worship.

Thirsty Thursdays: Lemonade, snacks and service projects on-campus to build community. Students may stop by anytime between 7-8:30pm to hang out and engage in simple service projects. Examples include: lunch bags for the local shelter; making tug toys for the local no-kill shelter; coloring bookmarks for the local elementary school; making valentines for residents of the nursing home across the street.

Interfaith Prayer Service: Weekly on Wednesdays at noon in the Interfaith Chapel.

Hunger & Homelessness Awareness: A variety of events and programs to engage in issues of hunger and homelessness in our city, including the City of Cincinnati Poverty Simulation hosted by the Ozanam Center for Service-learning; a "Shantytown" solidarity experience, etc. 


Rise Retreat: Community-building retreat at YMCA Camp Kern to kick-off the school year!

Metanoia Retreat: Invitation to reflect on personal transformation through life experiences. 

Busy Person Retreat: On-campus retreat throughout a week during Lent. 

Alternative Break Service & Immersion Trips

New Orleans Mission Service Trip: Head down to the House of Charity in New Orleans and work with the St. Bernard Project on home reconstruction post-natural disasters, while learning about the vibrant and unique culture of New Orleans! 

Cincinnati Social Justice Retreat: Engage in the reality of those who struggle to make ends meet in our local community and engage in service to our neighbors in need through the Ozanam Center for Service Learning at the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Cincinnati. 

United In Prayer

Total UIP Points: 0
UIP Rank: 1493 / 1493

Members United In Prayer: