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 Small Group 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 17.

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 that encourages living a faith that does justice. 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 (7:30-8:30 pm) as well as leadership training and formation. Applications will be accepted through Friday, May 5. Learn More about the Ignite Team.

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 Campus Ministry Leadership Retreat (September 9-10, 2022), regularly planned 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. Application Deadline: May 6, 2022.

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 8-9, 2023) and in other collaborations with student Campus Ministry Leaders as needed throughout the year. Applications are open now until May 2.

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 2024 (March 9-17, 2024). 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 seeks to address food and housing insecurity in Milwaukee. If you are a Midnight Run volunteer or have significant experience volunteering at partner sites like ours, we welcome your application to be a site coordinator.  If you are already serving as a site coordinator, please consider applying to be one of four Co- Coordinating Team members (”Co-co”). You may ask your site coordinator or a current “Co-Co” to send you the link for the application. The Midnight Run site coordinators meet each Monday at 7 pm, lead a team of student volunteers who are dedicated to weekly service at a Midnight Run partner site, and facilitate reflection among group members.  Co-co’s facilitate overall organization of Midnight Run for forming volunteer teams, logistics, large scale reflection, fundraising, and advocacy.

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 RCIA Team will be accepted through Friday, May 5.

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 meeting for eight Tuesday nights leading up to their retreat, attending a community prayer time each Tuesday during the semester of their retreat, and working with their team to develop activities, talks, and plans for their retreat. Applications are currently being accepted; go to the Retreat Leader page for more information.