Welcome to the Ragin’ Cajun Catholics Student Ministry!
We are a vibrant community made up of students & faculty of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, devoted parishioners, and a dedicated staff. We invite you to get to know the Ragin’ Cajun Catholics, learn more about Catholic Campus Ministry, and find your new home away from home! The Catholic Student Center offers more than fifty groups and activities for UL students. Activities include retreats, bible studies, tailgating, theology classes, mission trips and much more!
UL Lafayette…a FOCUS Campus!
UL Lafayette is one of the fastest growing FOCUS campuses in the US! FOCUS (which stands for Fellowship of Catholic University Students) is a Catholic organization that works on almost 100 college and university campuses throughout the nation to help invite students into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and His Church. Learn more!
Stop By & Stay a While!
The Catholic Student Center is located at 501 East St. Mary Blvd (in the heart of campus next to the Student Union). Grab a cup of coffee in our very own Campus Grounds Coffee Shop, study in the Student Center library, or grab a quick game of ping pong or foosball in Jeanmard Hall!
Why Choose UL Lafayette?
Undecided on where to go to college? Not to brag, but Lafayette has been recognized as the happiest city in America in a recent national study! By attending University of Louisiana at Lafayette, you will have the chance to be a part of a vibrant Catholic community at a great university situated in the heart Cajun country and one of the most uniquely Catholic cultures in the nation!
What does it mean to be a Ragin’ Cajun Catholic?
Grow in your relationship with Jesus Christ and His Church.
Get catechized at the university level.
Develop a servant’s heart for God’s people.
Learn to live life to the fullest!
Proclaim and live the Gospel message on this campus and beyond.