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

The House

The house was renovated in 2016 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 (UCC) Club hosts various student-run events. The Newman Centre is open during the week for students to pray in the oratory, to study in the library, or just hang out in the lounge or in the kitchen.


New Chaplain

After seven years as our chaplain, on October 1st Bishop Crosby appointed Father Mark Morley as the Director of Vocations for the Diocese of Hamilton. When he was sent to the University of Guleph in 2015, he renovated the house at 325 Gordon Street and re-established it as the Newman Centre Guelph. We welcome Father …

Newman Centre Hours

Sunday: 12:00pm-7:00pm Monday: Closed Tuesday: 12:00pm-9:00pm Wednesday: 12:00pm-7:00pm Thursday: Oratory 2:00pm-4:00pm and Newman House 12:00pm-4:00pm/5:30pm-7:00pm Friday: Closed/Evening Events Saturday: Closed


Fr. Patrick Ohl, Chaplain

Ania Krysciak, Campus Minister

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