University Ministry

Drop Shadow



  • Sundays: 7 and 9 p.m., Founders Chapel *
  • Wednesdays: 9 p.m., Founders Chapel *
  • Weekdays: 12:15 p.m., Founders Chapel

*Masses in Founders Chapel are held weekly during the Fall and Spring semesters, except for USD holidays.


Confessions are offered Monday-Friday from 11:45a.m.-12p.m. in the front vestibule of Founders Chapel-only during the Fall and Spring semesters.

If you are not able to attend the hours listed above please give us a call and schedule an appointment by dialing (619) 260-2229.


USD alumni, current students, faculty, staff, administrators and the children of these groups are eligible to be married in Founders Chapel. For more information refer to the Wedding Guidelines, or contact the UM Wedding Coordinator, Darlene Polak, at (619) 260-2229 or

For information regarding baptisms, other liturgical events, or scheduling the use of Founders Chapel, contact the Chapel Coordinator, Amy Gualtieri, at (619) 260-2229 or

Protocol for Campus Special Events – Weddings and Memorial Tributes