Regular Events

A variety of events are organized for and by the student community at UC San Diego. Below are some of the regularly scheduled events. Stay tuned to Newman News and the events calendar for exact dates and times for these and other special events.

Thursday Night Dinner

Weeks 1, 3, 6, and 8

An Inexpensive Home Cooked Meal

Want an inexpensive home cooked meal for only $1? Then join us in the International Center three times a quarter for Thursday Night Dinner. You can even help prepare the meal!

Intramural Sports

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Each quarter the Newman Center organizes a team for intramural sports. While the sport varies from quarter to quarter, you are sure to have fun joining the Crazy Catholics. All students are welcome.


Held in Fall and Winter Quarters

A Chance to Get Away and Pray

Student retreats are a great way to share and discuss your faith with your peers and meet new people. A retreat is held in both fall and winter quarter each year.

Community Groups

Looking for a group of fellow Catholic students? Then check out these student run orgs below.

Intervarsity Christian Fellowship

Sunday mornings

Reflect on the Sunday Readings Before Mass

Did you know there is a Catholic group within the Intervarsity Christian Fellowship at UCSD? This group meets on Sunday mornings for brunch and to discuss the day’s readings and then attends the 12:30 PM Mass at the Newman Center.
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Kyrie Eleison

Thursdays at 8 PM

Fostering spiritual growth for students seeking faith, identity and fellowship within the Catholic Church

Weekly meetings include prayer, singing praise, and other social and spiritual activities.
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Mu Epsilon Theta

Catholic Sorority

Formed on Catholic principles

Uniting college women by promoting academics, leadership, community sevice, moral and spiritual well-being