Campus Ministry Announcements

Inter-Collegiate Retreat – Friday, Sept 28 – Saturday, Sept 29

A retreat for all college students in the Allentown Diocese

Held at the Fatima Center in Dalton, PA

Theme:  “The Lord is My Life and My Salvation”

Cost: $25.00

Sign up:  by Friday, Sept 21


Theology of the Body Discussion Group

Thursday, Sept. 6 at 9:15pm in Kender, McShea

Contact: Joseph:


Praise and Worship

Friday, Sept. 7 at 7pm in Connelly Chapel

Contact: Nate:


Sunday Mass at 8pm in Connelly Chapel

What to Do at DSU, 9/6

  • Tired of the blank white walls in your dorm room? There will be a Poster Sale from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM in McShea. Be sure to stop by and see what they have to offer!
  • At 8:00 PM there will be ZUMBA in Billera. It’s a great way to stay in shape and have fun with your friends!
  • Prepare for the upcoming presidential elections! You will be able to register to vote on campus next week
  • Also, be sure to check out the new DVD rental kiosk in the Res Life lounge of McShea


September Professional Development Workshops

Be the first one to join the exciting new sessions on Blackboard Collaborate Plan and Podcasting with Garageband! And, sign up for a September workshop if you are looking to build or refresh your knowledge of ANGEL, Panopto, or Blackboard Collaborate. You can also explore best practices for building interactive online courses and facilitating effective online discussions.

Register for a DEIT workshop today at And stay in touch by subscribing to our blog at

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DeSales Experience Info Session for the Class of 2016

Class of 2016: Want to be part of history?

Want to be part of a brand new program?

Want to be the first students to graduate from this program?

Come out to the DeSales Experience in Character and Leadership information session on Thursday, September 6 at 7:00 pm in the Hurd Room in the DeSales University Center.  Find out what this program has to offer and receive a WILDCARD point.  (This is only open to the class of 2016)


Character U Keynote TODAY

Come out to hear a Character U favorite, Marcus Engel.  Marcus will be the keynote for September and has been speaking to the first-year students at DeSales University for the past seven years.  Come out to hear his great message and get your first keynote point for the year on September 5 at 3:00pm in the Commonwealth Room.  All are welcome.


Attention Student Clubs and Organizations

Important upcoming events:

CLUBS FAIR – Sept 12, 11-2 & 4-7, DUC
Please rsvp to by 9/7 for a table

MANDATORY CLUBS MEETING – Wednesday, September 19 @ 3 pm in the MAC
One officer from each club should be present

Due by 9/30. visit then go to the main menu under “campus life” > “good times, good times” > “clubs and organizations” for the club registration form.


Career Services Open House Tailgate Party, 9/5

Wednesday, September 5 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 

Visit career services and the circle outside admissions for events including:

  • FREE t-shirts for attendees, sponsored by ADP
  • Tailgate games and career trivia
  • WINGS during the lunch hour, sponsored by Northwestern Mutual
  • Meet employers from Clear Channel, Lutron, Northwestern Mutual, ADP, and Enterprise
  • See the Dorney Park Halloween Haunt Hearse
  • Raffle prizes include Dorney tickets, KAPLAN test prep course scholarship, DSU tailgate party cooler, and more!

Freshmen receive a Character U point for attending the event!


Faculty and Staff, be sure your vehicles are registered

Reminder to all students and faculty: all vehicles on campus must be registered and displaying a valid parking permit or hang tag while parked on DeSales University property. If you haven’t already registered and received a valid parking permit, please stop by the Lawless building anytime day or night and register your vehicle. There is no charge for parking permits. Parking tickets will be issued to any unregistered vehicle found parked on campus property.