The Compass

Co-create your path to a meaningful life

The Compass guides your academic journey with a sense of direction and purpose, supporting you with the tailored tools, teams, and experiences to design your own St. Catherine experience.

Grounded in the CSJ commitment to love the dear neighbor without distinction, St. Catherine University’s supportive and inclusive environment encourages students to bring their whole selves and uncover their talents and passions. At St. Kate’s, you will be supported in co-creating your path to a meaningful life - one with purpose, significance, fulfillment and life satisfaction. The goal of education at St. Kate’s is not just the attainment of a degree or career, but the realization of your role within society.

For more information, contact your Academic Advisor.

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Align Your Academic Experience

Your path at St. Kate’s includes rigorous academic programs designed to prepare you as a transformational leader. Through each of your classes, you will develop skills and tools for intellectual inquiry, critical and creative thinking, and social responsibility.

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Develop Your Career Path

Grow key professional skills and design your path to career with meaning and purpose. Throughout your time at St. Kate's, you'll engage in self and career exploration, participate in mentoring and networking opportunities, and gain hands-on work experience.

Lead and Transform

Build the leadership skills for making change in your community, workplace, and society through a social justice lens. Through your academic journey at St. Kate's, you'll learn how to become an ethical, effective, and enduring leader.

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Amplify Your Experience

The Compass will help you navigate engaged learning opportunities through the Office of Scholarly Engagement, Community Work and Learning, Global Studies, Collaborative Undergraduate Research, and many more resources designed just for you.

You'll Experience the Compass Through: