About Our Retreats...

Fall Adventure Retreat

The Grandeur of God's Creation
August 30 - September 2, 2013
$175 - Black Hills, South Dakota

Students are invited to leave the noise and busyness of campus and city life behind as we journey to the Black Hills of South Dakota for a weekend of camping, hiking, biking, and community.  Consider joining us -- and don't forget your sleeping bag!

Freshman Retreat
September 6-8, 2013
$40 - Creighton Retreat Center

The first few weeks of college life can be full of challenges.  There are many important questions, and the Freshman Retreat gives you the opportunity to explore them alongside other new students in a very relaxed and fun atmosphere.  You can learn from one another and from the many student leaders who have a lot of wisdom to share about life at Creighton!

The Spiritual Exercises in Everyday Life
Mid-September through Mid-May
No Cost - Campus Ministry, Lower Swanson

This unique opportunity invites students to experience the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius through weekly online prayer and reflection materials, accompanied by bi-weekly group meetings for discussion and sharing.

School of Nursing Retreat
Caring for Self in a Caring Profession
September 27-28, 2013
$30 - Creighton Retreat Center

School of Nursing students are invited to retreat away from campus for a night to reflection and discussion on how to maintain balance, manage stress, and take care of ourselves.  Students will hear from upperclass students, nursing faculty and staff, and nursing professionals about these important questions.  Consider joining us for some time away!

Encounter with Christ Retreat
November 1-3, 2013
$60 - Creighton Retreat Center

Encounter with Christ seeks to build a community of faith by inviting conversation about where God is found in the experiences of our lives.  This is one of Creighton's most popular retreat traditions and a great chance to learn more about yourself through reflection, prayer, and small group sharing!

Ignatian Silent Retreat
January 9-13, 2014
$150 - Creighton Retreat Center

Leave the busyness of everyday life to spend intentional time deepening your relationship with God through the lens of Ignatian Spirituality.  Fr. Larry Gillick, SJ, will offer presentations on praying with the various steps of the Spiritual Exercises and these presentations will be accompanied by silent time for personal prayer and reflection, individual meetings with a spiritual director, and daily Mass and group prayer.

Eucharistia Retreat
Celebrating Our Living Catholic Tradition
January 31 - February 1, 2014
$30 - St. Benedict Center, Schuyler, NE

This retreat is designed to allow students the opportunity to immerse themselves in the tradition of the Catholic Church.  Through talks by Fr. Larry Gillick, SJ, prayer, and reflection, students are invited to an in-depth exploration of the Eucharist and other Catholic prayer forms.

Lenten Luncheon
Guiding Each Other Through Our Lenten Journey
Friday, March 21, 2014
Friday, March 28, 2014
Friday, April 4, 2014
Friday, April 11, 2014
No Cost - Campus Ministry, Lower Swanson - 12:30pm to 1:45pm

This reflection series includes a variety of topics designed to help students move through Lent in an intentional and meaningful way.  Most sessions include a speaker from campus and time for small group conversation.  No one needs to go through Lent alone, so consider joining us for a simple meal and good conversation about the Lenten journey! 

Senior Retreat - Open Now!
May 12-13, 2014
$20 - Creighton Retreat Center

Seniors are invited to join us for this relaxing retreat time - a final trip to Griswold!  Share in small and large groups as you process your experiences at Creighton and contemplate your next steps.  This is NOT part of Senior Week, so you will need to register here!



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