Campus Ministry assists and supports members of the Alverno community on their faith journey. Faith development and spirituality are treated as integral and life-long components of each person’s total wellness.
Members of the Alverno community are diverse in their faith, spirituality and denominational affiliations, which influences worship services, events and programs to reflect inclusivity while drawing inspiration from a Catholic, Franciscan framework.
With care and enthusiasm, Campus Ministry seeks to contribute to the future of Alverno as a place where quality traditions are created and anticipated. Our goal is to use Franciscan hospitality as the basis for building bridges of knowledge, understanding and appreciation among people of all faiths who comprise the Alverno community. We believe in:
Campus Ministry focuses on developing enriching events in each of its four main outreach categories — Spiritual, Service, Social and Educational.
Each month from September through May, about 15 staff, faculty and students serve at the St. Ben’s Meal Program, which supports Milwaukee’s hungry and homeless. Student organizations often volunteer as a group.
“I would like to express the happiness and deep inner peace that I felt when serving the hungry at St. Ben’s. The organization brings love, attention and humble services to the hungry. How wonderful!”