Blessing of Graduating Students this Sunday

Congratulations to students looking forward to graduating this month!  You are in our thoughts and prayers as you complete your coursework and final examinations.

All December graduates—bachelors and masters students—are invited to participate in a special Blessing of Graduating Students at 8 p.m. on Sun., Dec. 9 in McDonough Chapel of the Mother of Mercy at the last Sunday Student Mass of the semester.

Friends, family, and all in the University community are welcome. Refreshments and fellowship will follow.

The presider and preacher will be the Rev. Rich Young, O.S.A., Director of Campus Ministry at Saint Rita of Cascia High School.

Please contact Esther Sanborn at or (773) 298-3419 if you have questions or would like to assist in the liturgy.