The Catholic University of America supports Social Justice. We seek to serve those in need, pursue peace, and defend vulnerable populations in line with Catholic social teaching. Explore opportunities to join with fellow students in promoting social justice through prayer, study, and social action.

St. Oscar Romero Week

St. Oscar Romero Week

During the week of March 23rd - 26th, the Office of Campus Ministry, Center for Cultural Engagement, and the Student Organization of Latinos will be hosting events and facilitating discussions about the legacy and message of St. Oscar Romero. A champion of human rights and defender of the poor, Oscar Romero's life continues to shine as a beacon of light to all who believe in the Common Good. Join us for a week of learning, discussing, growing, and a few pupusas! 

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  • Pope Francis

    Catholic Social Teaching Principles

    Learn how the Church calls us to serve those in need; pursue peace; and defend life.

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  • Catholic University students praying

    Social Justice Prayers

    Find out how prayer can help you accomplish the work for justice.

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  • Catholic University students talking

    Student Resources on Social Justice

    Explore the national organizations across the country working to make a difference.

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  • Students at March for Life

    Social Justice Calendar

    Find out when social justice events are happening throughout the year. 

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  • Education Guides

    Use these education guides to learn more about the specific populations that we interact with during community service. You can watch videos, listen to podcasts, read articles, do acts of service, and pray with these guides! 

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