Loyola University Chicago

Campus Ministry

Division of Mission Integration

Retreat Offerings

We offer many different retreats throughout the year with specific focuses. Watch the video above to get a taste of our LUC retreats community, and click on the titles below to learn more!

Unless otherwise noted, all of our retreats take place at Loyola's Retreat and Ecology Campus. Click here to learn more about LUREC!

Register for Loyola 360!

360 is a retreat designed specifically for new students - first-year and transfers! Participants spend a weekend building community and reflecting on their personal journey and transition to college. Upperclassmen student leaders share talks and lead discussions around the themes of priorities, pressures, and relationships. Students also gain a deeper understanding of Loyola’s Jesuit mission and identity.

 

Cost: $50 (includes all meals, snacks, transportation, lodging, etc.)
Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Loyola 360 Retreat Dates 2021-2022

September 17-19

November 12-14

February 18-20 

 

Listen to our 360 inspired playlist for a taste of the retreat:

Register for Unwritten!

Unwritten invites students to consider who they are and who they want to become, focusing on providing everyday skills to practice discernment and reflection. This retreat includes talks from student leaders, small groups, individual reflection time, large group rituals, and much more.

 

Cost: $50 (includes all meals, snacks, transportation, lodging, etc.)
Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Retreat Dates 2021-2022

October 22-24, 2021

 

Listen to our Unwritten inspired playlist for a taste of the retreat:

Register for Search!

Search is designed for students who have completed their first year of college and are interested in diving into the deep questions of life, connecting with others, and reflecting on their personal understanding of spirituality and faith. This retreat has a similar feel to retreats like Kairos, TEC, and Awakening, but is written specifically for college students and their experiences. Search has been Campus Ministry’s longest running retreat at Loyola (since 1995)!

 

Cost: $50 (includes all meals, snacks, transportation, lodging, etc.)
Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Retreat Dates 2021-2022

January 21-23, 2022

 

Listen to our Search inspired playlist for a taste of the retreat:

Register for Preached Silent!

Preached Silent Retreat is a weekend-long retreat that utilizes silence, prayer services, and talks by Campus Ministers to help students connect to God and their individual prayer lives. This retreat gathers the group several times to provide prayer suggestions and themes. This is a small retreat – there are limited spots, and registration is first come, first serve.

 

Cost: $50 (includes all meals, snacks, transportation, lodging, etc.)
Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Retreat Dates for 2021-2022

October 1-3, 2021
February 4-6, 2022

 

Register for Ignatian Silent!

The Ignatian Silent Retreat is an opportunity for Loyola students who desire a chance to enter deeply into prayer, reflection, and silence during the last week of Winter Break. Rooted in the Ignatian tradition, this retreat provides time to rest, pray, and be free of the pressures and stress of the academic year. Students are paired with spiritual directors who help guide them to become more deeply aware of one’s life experiences and grow in relationship with God and themselves.

 

Cost: $100 (includes all meals, snacks, transportation, lodging, etc.)
Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Retreat Dates 2021-2022

January 9-13, 2022

The Busy Student Retreat pairs students with a spiritual director to help them find ways to deepen their relationship with God and find intentional time for personal prayer during Lent. This retreat is open to both Loyola undergraduate and graduate students, and invites participants to commit to praying on their own three times a week for 30 minutes and meet with a director once a week for 30 minutes.

 

Retreat Dates 2021-2022

Lent 2022

This retreat invites graduating seniors to spend time celebrating what Loyola has meant to them in a retreat setting, practice being present, & consider their hopes for the future.

 

Cost: $25 (includes all meals, snacks, transportation, lodging, etc.)
Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Retreat Dates for 2021-2022

April 2-3, 2022

Register for C.C.C. Retreat!

C.C.C. is a Christ-centered retreat that welcomes all Christians at Loyola. We have small groups, student testimonies, worship, prayer, and fellowship. Many of the students are part of Agape/Ecclesia and many are not. Whoever you are, come join us!

 

Cost: $50 (includes all meals, snacks, transportation, lodging, etc.)
Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Retreat Dates 2021-2022

October 29-31, 2021

Register for HSO Retreat!

The Hindu Students’ Organization (HSO) Retreat provides opportunities to explore aspects of Hindu culture and beliefs through various discussions and other social activities. We hope to build a strong community and provide space for participants will leave with a better understanding of their religion.

 

Cost: $25 (includes all meals, snacks, transportation, lodging, etc.)
Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Retreat Dates 2021-2022

January 22-23, 2022

Register for the MSA Retreats!

The Muslim Students’ Association (MSA) Retreats are an opportunity for members to not only get closer to the Creator, but also strengthen the ties of community on campus. A weekend long combination of activities and spiritual talks will help serve to meet this purpose. Join us as we venture out to strengthen our bonds with Allah as well as each other.

 

Cost: $50 (includes all meals, snacks, transportation, lodging, etc.)
Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Retreat Dates for 2021-2022

MSA Brothers': November 12-14, 2021
MSA Sisters: November 19-21, 2021