Loyola University Chicago

Campus Ministry

Division of Mission Integration

Retreat Offerings

Loyola 360 Retreat

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. Student leaders share talks and lead discussions around the themes of priorities, pressures, and relationships. Participants also gain a deeper understanding of Loyola's Jesuit mission and identity.

 

Cost: $50 (includes all meals, snacks, transportation, lodging, etc.) We will gather on the Friday night the retreat departs at 5 pm on the Lakeshore Campus and return to the LSC by 3 pm on Sunday.

Register for Loyola 360!

 

Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

 

 

Loyola 360 Retreat Dates 2022-2023

September 16-18, 2022

September 30-October 2, 2022 (Priority Registration Deadline Sept. 21)

October 21-23, 2022 (Priority Registration Deadline Oct. 7)

November 4-6, 2022 (Priority Registration Deadline Oct. 21)

January 27-29, 2023 (Priority Registration Deadline Jan. 7)

 

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

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.)

 Register for Unwritten!

 Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Retreat Dates 2022-2023

February 24-26, 2023

 

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

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.)

Register for Search!

 Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Retreat Dates 2022-2023

November 11-13, 2022 (Priority Registration Deadline Oct. 28)

 

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

2022-2023 Retreat information coming soon.

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. To register, please fill out this online form.

 

Preached Silent Retreat

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.)

Register for Preached Silent Retreat!

Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Retreat Dates for 2022-2023

Preached Silent Retreat is not currently scheduled for the 2022-2023 school year. Check back for future dates!

Ignatian Silent Retreat

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.)

Register for Ignatian Silent Retreat! 

 Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Retreat Dates 2022-2023

January 8-12, 2023 (Priority Deadline Registration Dec. 21)

Registration for Senior Retreat will open on 2/1. Space is limited and has historically reached capacity very quickly.

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 2022-2023

April 1-2, 2023

C.C.C.

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.)

Register for C.C.C. Retreat!

Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

 

Retreat Dates 2022-2023

October 28-30, 2022 (Priority Registration Deadline Oct. 14)

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.)

Register for HSO Retreat!

Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Retreat Dates 2022-2023

January 21-22, 2023 (Priority Registration Deadline Jan. 13)

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.)

Register for MSA Retreats!

Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

  

Retreat Dates for 2022-2023

MSA Brothers: October 14-16, 2022 (Priority Registration Deadline Sept. 30)
MSA Sisters: November 18-20, 2022 (Priority Registration Deadline Nov. 4)

Review on Retreat

Studying for finals can be one of the most stressful times of the year. Come Review on Retreat! Trade the noise of the city and the crowds in the IC for the quiet of LUREC. Meals will be provided, there will be optional study break opportunities planned, but mostly come take care of yourself while you also prepare for the end of the semester.

 

Cost: $25 (includes all meals, snacks, transportation, lodging, etc.)

 

Register for Review on Retreat! 

Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Retreat Dates 2022-2023:

December 9-10, 2022 (Priority Registration Deadline Nov. 28)

Transfer Retreat

Transfer Retreat is a great way to build community with other transfer students and develop ways of putting down roots at Loyola. We focus on the theme of “find your way, find your home” and honor the unique journey each individual has taken to arrive at Loyola.

 

Cost: $25 (includes all meals, snacks, transportation, lodging, etc.)

Register for Transfer Retreat!

Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Retreat Dates 2022-2023

     September 24-25, 2022

Días con Dios

Días con Dios is a Spanglish retreat for Spanish speakers to get together as familia y amigos! It is an opportunity para orar, hablar, y participar in your own language by sharing in small group and honoring our ancestors by exploring our Latinx Culture in many ways. Te esperamos!

 

Cost:  $25 (includes all meals, snacks, transportation, lodging, etc.) We will gather on the Friday night the retreat departs at 5 pm on the Lakeshore Campus and return to the LSC Saturday afternoon.

 Register for Días con Dios!

 

Financial aid is available for all our retreats. Please click here to submit your request.

 

Días con Dios Retreat Dates 2022-2023

October 28-29, 2022 (Priority Registration Deadline Oct. 14)