Freshman Retreat is a one-day event will be your student’s first step in their four-year spiritual journey at Brebeuf Jesuit. Freshman Retreat will focus on four key goals;
- Building an inclusive community among the freshman class
- Fostering a greater understanding of self
- Developing an understanding of the mission and identity of Brebeuf (what makes a Brebeuf BRAVE)
- Creating a personal encounter with Ignatian Spirituality
Freshman Retreat is mandatory for all Brebeuf freshmen and will take place on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at the University of Indianapolis. Freshmen should arrive to Brebeuf at the normal drop-off time, please be no later than 8:15 a.m. Students are asked to check in with Campus Ministry in the Cafeteria upon arrival. From there, the class will be bussed to the university’s campus and will return for normal dismissal.
Dress for the day is regular school attired. Lunch will be provided. For dietary restrictions, please contact Bree Ballard, Director of Campus Ministry.
Questions? Please contact Bree Ballard, Director of Campus Ministry, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 317.524.7122.
Sophomore Retreats are held at Waycross Episcopal Conference Center, Morgantown, Ind.
- September 19-20, 2019
- October 24-25, 2019
- March 12-13, 2020
During this retreat, sophomores take time to look at themselves and the challenges they face. Brebeuf Jesuit seniors join Campus Ministers and Brebeuf Jesuit staff members to lead students in experiences of personal sharing and listening in a religiously supportive atmosphere.
- November 7-8, 2019
Junior Retreat is held at Waycross Episcopal Conference Center, Morgantown, Ind.
Students grow in interacting with peers in a trusting and supportive way, building a sense of community, identity and support. This retreat focuses upon interpersonal relationships and God’s active role within those relationships as students share their values and concerns. Brebeuf Jesuit seniors join Campus Ministers and Brebeuf Jesuit staff members in leading this retreat.
Kairos Retreats are held at Fatima Retreat House in Indianapolis.
- Kairos 110 – September 24-27, 2019
- Kairos 111 – January 28-31, 2020
- Kairos 112 – February 11-14, 2020
- Kairos 113 – March 3-6, 2020
- Kairos 114 – June 2-5, 2020
Kairos helps students grow in self-knowledge and self-esteem in an atmosphere of particularly strong peer and adult support. Students grow in their understanding of their relationships with friends, family and God. Students who have made Kairos have found it to be one of the best experiences of high school. A follow-up program helps students continue their growth.