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Student Life

Student Life has a mission to support students in their lives outside of the classroom and prepares them for life, career, citizenship, and leadership roles in the community and our diverse society.

The areas within Student Life include: counseling, health services, diversity and inclusion, student activities and orientation, recreation, residence life, food service, Student Government Association and student organizations. These areas are designed to assist and support students in their overall educational goals and experiences.

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Accessibility Services

TRiO Student Support Services

The Student Support Services Program assists its diverse members in developing an understanding of self through personal growth, academic success and career direction. The program provides rich and varied opportunities to assure personal success from orientation through commencement.

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Finance and Administration

Mission and Ministry

The Office of Mission and Ministry is committed to reflecting, advancing, and translating into action Franciscan values in every facet of the Lourdes University experience. The rich diversity of the Lourdes community, Catholic tradition, Sylvania Franciscan roots, and the spiritual, intellectual, and social values of the students, alumni, faculty, staff, and administration are essential measures of the dynamic relationship between our mission and ministry.

Together they insure our fidelity to the mission and to service. Together they express our four Franciscan values as Community, Learning, Reverence and Service.

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Veteran Services

Lourdes University has a long history of commitment to providing a veteran friendly campus and participates in the Yellow Ribbon program. Our faculty and staff are proud to serve veterans and are excited to celebrate your accomplishments including commissioning services and graduation.

A Veterans Lounge is located on the second floor of Mother Adelaide hall and is open to Veterans.  Please contact the Veterans Coordinator, Robert Garza III, at 419-824-3927 for a list of support services.

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Contact Information for Lourdes Offices

Please address questions to the appropriate department:

Academic Affairs: 419-824-3675

Academic Support Center: 419-824-3793

Accessibility Services: 419-824-3523

Admissions: 419-824-3680

Advising: 419-824-3882

Athletics: 419-824-3897

Alumni Association: 419-824-3751

Art Exhibits: 419-824-3685

Bookstore: (800) 381-5151

Café Lourdes: 419-824-3766

Campus Ministry: 419-824-3861

Career Services: 419-824-3759

Community Standards & Code of Conduct: 419-824-3873

Counseling Services (Sophia Center): 419-882-4529

Financial Aid: 419-824-3732

Franciscan Center: 419-517-8950

IT Help Desk: 419-824-3807

Library (Duns Scotus): 419-824-3761

Lourdes Commons: 419-824-3873

Diversity: 419-824-3866

Recreation: 419-824-3897

Registrar: 419-824-3817

Residence Life: 419-824-3873

S.A.V.E. Lecture Series: 419-824-3691

Student Government Association: 419-824-3943

Student Life: 419-824-3759

Title IX: 419-517-8970

TRiO: 419-824-3837

Marketing & Communications: 419-824-3965

Veterans Affairs: 419-824-3927

Welcome Center: 419-885-3211