Welcome to the Newman Centre Guelph!
Where heart speaks to heart.

The House

The house was recently renovated and re-established as a Catholic Student Centre and Chaplaincy offices for students, faculty and staff at the University of Guelph.


Newman Centre Guelph is the spiritual home of Catholic students at the University of Guelph. Weekly activities in the Oratory (aka chapel) include weekday Masses, the Rosary, Adoration and Sunday Mass (4:30pm). Weekly community activities include small group faith studies, dinners, and various talks. The University Catholic Community Student Club hosts various events including a monthly social. The Newman Centre is open during the week for students to pray, to study in the library or just hang out in the lounge or in the kitchen.


Newman Closed

With the campus of the University of Guelph closed, the Newman Centre and Newman House are also closed. Only the Oratory is open to students and faculty for Mass and Adoration on Wednesday at 4:30pm, for private prayer on Thursday from 2:00pm to 4:00pm, and Mass on Thursday at 4:30pm. Registration is required for Masses. …

O-Week 2021

O-Week Mass & BBQ & Praise Night on Sunday: Once again, due to the weather forecast, our Mass outdoors at the Newman Centre with a BBQ and Praise Night has been changed to the regular Mass on Sunday, September 19th at 4:30pm.‎ Everyone is invited!

Newman Centre Opening

Good news! With Guelph going back into Red, the Newman Centre will be open for Mass beginning Ash Wednesday, February 17th. Registration required.


Fr. Mark Morley, Chaplain

Ania Krysciak, Campus Minister

Patrick MacCarthy, President,
University Catholic Community Student Club
Contact Patrick to get on our e-mail list of weekly events
and to join our Facebook Group.