Fall Leadership Opportunities

One of the best ways to grow in faith is by offering servant leadership to the Marquette community. Consider offering your gifts and skills through involvement in a Campus Ministry program. Many areas of our office are recruiting new student leaders for the next academic year. Look through the opportunities found below and consider applying. For more information, please consult the particular program website or a campus minister.

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Camino Leader

Help foster the development of a small Christian community or group on campus where faith and life is shared and integrated. This academic year long commitment involves co-leading a weekly one hour small group, consisting of 8-10 students, and meeting bi-weekly with a campus minister for training and formation. Applications will be accepted through Monday, April 19.

Coming Out to God

Assist in creating a safe space for LGBTQ+ students to explore spirituality, identity, intersectionality, and healing. This one-semester commitment includes planning sessions, of prayer, reflection and activities, and reaching out to members of the LGBTQ+ student community at Marquette. To sign up contact Bernardo Ávila Borunda.

Ignite Team

Ignite is a weekly large group grounded in community and building faith. Ignite’s mission is to help students encounter Jesus Christ anew in a dynamic Catholic community experience that encourages them to deepen their commitment to God. Students may apply to serve in the following roles: student co-director, worship band, “The Night” planning team, communications' team and IgniteOut team. Leaders make an academic year long commitment to collaboratively contribute to our Wednesday night program (7:30-9 pm) as well as leadership training and formation. Applications will be accepted through Monday, April 19. Learn More about the Ignite Team.

IMAP: Cuba 2022 - January 8-15

Applications will be open in early April, due by April 30, 2021. You must have a valid passport, or proof of application, to apply. Check your expiration dates. For questions, contact Ann Mulgrew.

Interfaith Coordinating Team

Become a leader in interfaith ministry fostering community among people of different faith traditions by planning spaces for dialogue, encounter and service. This is an academic-year-long commitment which includes participating in the virtual Interfaith youth Core Institute (August 6-8), Campus Ministry Leadership Retreat (September 10-11), regularly planed interfaith dialogue meetings, and other activities planned by the ICT. If you are interested in being an Interfaith Coordinating Team member please apply online.

Liturgical Choir Accompanist

Applications are now being accepted for the position of piano accompanist for the Marquette University Liturgical Choir. A $4,000 stipend will be awarded to a Marquette undergraduate or graduate student exhibiting strong piano and improvisational skills, sight-reading ability and a proficient level of choral score reading ability. The position may be renewed on a yearly basis.

Liturgical Choir Council

Choir Council Officers meet weekly to assist the director with recruitment, hospitality, retreat planning, concert planning and publicity and regular maintenance of the choir. Officers are actively involved in the Fall Campus Ministry Leadership Retreat (Sept 11-13, 2020) and in other collaborations with student Campus Ministry Leaders as needed throughout the year. Applications are open now until April 30.

Liturgy Preparation Team

The Liturgy Preparation Team is comprised of liturgical ministers who assist in planning our Sunday and weekday celebrations. The aim of this group is to create, strengthen, and support a vibrant liturgical life on campus. Applications are now open to join the Liturgy Preparation Team.

M.A.P. Facilitator

Become a facilitator for justice! Join M.A.P. and become a small group Facilitator for our in-person spring break 2022 (March 13-19, 2022). No previous M.A.P. experience required for this year! Applications open August 30, 2021 and are due Tuesday, September 28, 2021. Training for M.A.P. Facilitators are scheduled, Spring 22 Sundays, 3:00-5:00 pm. M.A.P. doesn't happen without you, so consider becoming a M.A.P. Facilitator in your leadership plan for next year!

Midnight Run Coordinating Team

Midnight Run is a student service and advocacy group which serves those in our community who are food and housing insecure. If you are a Midnight Run volunteer we would welcome you to apply to be a site coordinator and be a part of the Midnight Run Coordinating Team. Please ask your site coordinator to send you the link for the application. The Midnight Run Coordinating team meets each Monday at 7 pm and site coordinators lead a group of volunteers to their volunteer site at least once each week during the semester.

RCIA Team

Journey with fellow students as they discern becoming Catholic or completing the sacramental initiation process through the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA). RCIA Team Members make an academic year long commitment to offer support as part of a collaborative team, particularly by helping facilitate weekly formation sessions on Thursday nights from 6-7:30 pm. Applications to be part of the R.C.I.A. Team will be accepted through Monday, April 19.

Retreat Leaders

Have you participated in a Campus Ministry retreat? Continue and enrich that experience by accompanying fellow students along their faith journeys as a retreat leader next year! Retreat leaders commit to individual prayer, meeting for eight Tuesday nights leading up to their retreat, and being an active member of the community by attending a community prayer time each Tuesday during the semester of their retreat. Applications are due on Tuesday, April 20. Read more about becoming a Retreat Leader.