Religious Services & Sacred Spaces



Campus Ministry supports Roman Catholic, Protestant, Jewish, Muslim, Orthodox Christian, Hindu and Buddhist worship services. In addition, we have resources for weddings, infant baptisms and Catholic initiation. To find out more, select a menu link to the left.

If you are interested in private meditation, the John Main Center is available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. If you are interested in silent group meditation, open meditation in held from 12:30 p.m. until 1 p.m.

Main Campus Religious Services


Sunday Mass (Regular Sunday Mass schedule begins Sunday, January 15)

11:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 5:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m., 11:00 p.m. in Dahlgren Chapel

Sunday, January 29 - Opening of Jesuit Heritage Week 8:00pm Mass in Gaston Hall.  No Masses at 7:30pm, 9:30pm, and 11:00pm in Dahlgren Chapel that day. Mass will be celebrated at 5:00pm in Dahlgren Chapel.

Weekday Mass (Daily Mass begins Wednesday, Janaury 11, 10:00pm)

(Please note there are no daily 12:10pm Masses on Monday, January 16 and Friday, January 20, in observance of the two University Holidays.)

12:05 p.m. Monday-Friday in St. Ignatius Chapel Med Dent SW-105 (Medical School)
12:10 p.m. Monday-Friday in Dahlgren Chapel (Masses are not held when the University is closed)
9:00 p.m. Monday Confessions in Dahlgren Chapel Sacristy
10:00 p.m. Monday-Thursday in Copley Crypt Chapel

Mass in the Extraordinary Form (Latin Mass) for the Spring Semester

Spring Semester dates TBD

Sacrament of Reconciliation (Monday Confessions begin Monday, January 16, 9:00pm)

Individual Confessions, Mondays 9:00 p.m., Dahlgren Chapel

Ash Wednesday Services

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
All services to be held in Dahlgren Chapel

12:10 pm - Mass with Distribution of Ashes

5:00 pm - Mass with Distribution of Ashes

7:30 pm - Ecumenical Prayer Service with Distribution of Ashes

9:30 pm - Mass with Distribution of Ashes

Communal Reconciliation Services with Individual Confessions

Lent 2017: Monday, April 10, 2017, 8:00 p.m., Dahlgren Chapel

Sunday Mass in Spanish

6:15 p.m. on the following Sundays in Dahlgren Chapel:
January 22
February 12
March 19
April 2
May 7



7:00 p.m. Sunday Worship in St. William Chapel


8:00 p.m. Friends Meeting of Washington in the John Main Center


8:00 p.m. Open Table with Chi Alpha in St. William Chapel


8:00 p.m. Eucharist with Georgetown episcopal Ministry in St. William Chapel

We welcome you to visit our Associated Denominational Ministries: Georgetown Episcopal MinistryGeorgetown Lutheran Church FellowshipGeorgetown Presbyterian Church, and Friends Meeting of Washington



6:30 p.m. Shabbat service followed by free Kosher dinner in Makom.

Makóm is open and available for private prayer. Please contact Sarah Holland if you need access to the space.


12:00 p.m. [Arabic] Jum'ah service in Bulldog Alley (Leavey Center)
1:30 p.m. [English] Jum'ah service in Bulldog Alley (Leavey Center)

The Muslim Prayer Rooms in Copley Hall and at the Medical school are open all year. Please contact Sarah Holland if you need access to the room on Main Campus and Deborah Bassard for access to the room at the Medical School.

Orthodox Christian


5:45 p.m. Orthodox Christian Vespers in Copley Crypt Chapel
Th Orthodox community commutes to local Orthodox churches on Sundays. Please contact Fr. Constantine White or Joshua Raftis you would like more information. 



5:00 p.m. Weekly Āratī service in Makom.



8:00 p.m. Meditation in the John Main Center


8:00 p.m. Meditation in the John Main Center

Law Campus Services

All services are located in St. Thomas More Chapel, on the first floor of McDonough Hall.

If you are intersted in Catholic, Protestant, Orthodox Christian, or Jewish services please see the main campus schedule above for more information.

Jum’ah Prayers: Fridays, 1:30-2:00pm

Sacred Spaces