Ignatian Service Corps

High School and Academy Ignatian Service Corps

The Ignatian Service Corps oversees the school’s major service events. All students are encouraged to become involved in the Ignatian Service Corps. Our meetings are held every Thursday morning before school at 7:25 am in the Commons.

ISG Events
The Ignatian Service Corps sponsors a wide variety of service events throughout the school year, including:
  • Focus: HOPE Deliveries
  • Detroit Free Press Marathon
  • Costume Day at the High
  • Faculty vs. Student Basketball Game
  • Red Cross Blood Drives
  • Focus: HOPE Christmas Drive
  • Cookie Bake-Off
  • Jeans Days

Academy ISC Events

The Academy Christian Service Team sponsors a number of events, including:
  • Academy Day of Service
  • Lenten Academy service project
  • Focus:HOPE Saturday Deliveries

Pallbearer Ministry

Students participate in the Corporal Works of Mercy through serving as pallbearers at funerals for the homeless, veterans, socially poor and anyone who requests our services. Through the Joseph of Arimathea ministry, U of D Jesuit seniors and juniors strive to give dignity to every person, with no regard to social or economic class. Students participate in a comprehensive training and commit to this ministry year round in order to celebrate the lives of those whom we serve.


Service Events

Veterans Day: Honoring All Who Have Served

We set aside Nov. 11 of each year to reflect on the military service that brave men and women have given to our country. This is a day to remember and honor the sacrifice those Americans have given, some being the ultimate sacrifice.

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UDJ Students Sweep Street, Change Sheets

Students from University of Detroit Jesuit High School came to Mackinac Island for a week in mid-July on an 'immersion' trip as part of a ministry program with Ste. Anne Catholic Church, volunteering with carriage drivers, hotel employees, and street sweepers to experience a typical workday on the Island.

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