Serving the Community

Serving the Community

Tutoring

The University of Dallas offers several opportunities to actively practice your faith in the community.

ALternative Spring Break in New Orleans
Spring break with purpose

Since 1994, groups of UD students have been spending their annual rite of spring helping communities across the country while experiencing, discussing and understanding significant social issues through our Alternative Spring Break program.

Crusaders for Life

Actively practice your commitment to defending life from conception to natural death by joining Crusaders for Life, one of four clubs sponsored by the Campus Ministry Office.

Praise and WorshipPraise and Worship

On Sunday evenings after the final Mass, students gather for an experience of praise and worship, lifting their voices to God through a combination of prayer and charismatic hymns.

Other ways to serve

Best Buddies - better the lives of those who are intellectually disabled

Called to Crochet – make baby items for a Catholic crisis pregnancy center

Hearts & Hammers – help refurbish Dallas/Fort Worth homes for those in need

Best Buddies

News

Recent DBA Alumnus Begins Tenure-Track Position at UNI

Gabe Dickey, DBA '19, recently successfully defended his dissertation, titled "Exploring the Human Side of Audit Quality: Team Engagement and Partner Leadership Behaviors," for UD's Doctor of Business Administration. Dickey has spent his career in the accounting profession, the vast majority as a certified public accountant working in auditing. He began UD's DBA program three years ago, drawn in by his interest in broader business issues and the program's practitioner-oriented focus.

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Longtime Campus Safety Officer Sworn In to UDPD

Carlos Tijerina came to UD as a Campus Safety officer 23 years ago. He has loved the camaraderie of the CSO, but it has always been his dream to become a police officer. Then, a little over a year ago, UD finally got a police department. On Sept. 10, Tijerina was sworn in by President Thomas Hibbs as an official part of the UDPD team.

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New Trustee Brings Vast Array of Experience to UD's Board

"I guess I'm a man for all seasons," said Irving City Councilman Al Zapanta, who was elected to the University of Dallas Board of Trustees on May 31. Zapanta has had, as he explained, three different, often overlapping careers: in the military, in the private sector, and in both federal and state government and politics.

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