As the semester continues, we want to ensure that Newman University students know how to access various resources available to them on campus.
Jet Resource Hub
The Jets Resource Hub is a resource center that is available free of cost to students of Newman University. It was established by the Student Government Association and the Bachelor of Social Work program at Newman. It not only provides non-perishable meals and snacks, but also provides resources such as over-the-counter medicines and toiletries, like soaps, toothpaste, feminine hygiene products, toilet paper, etc. All students are welcome to its resources, located in McNeill Hall room 123.
Newman University offers free online tutoring services to all Newman students seeking help with their studies. This year each student will have access to online tutors (24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year) at Tutorme.com. To access TutorMe.com a student will go to any of their Canvas courses and click TutorMe in the Navigation bar.
Virtual Care Group
Students can request appointments through the Virtual Care Group mental health services and speak to a licensed therapist about conditions such as depression and anxiety, bipolar disorders, eating disorders, grief and loss, life changes, panic disorders, stress, relationship issues, trauma, PTSD and more.
This year, a shuttle bus is offered by Residence Life as well as Student Life to help students on campus who may have no transportation to be able to have access to transport to get to and from stores and malls for their essential needs.
At Newman, the Career Services exists to help students find resources and tools that will help them maximize their potential — whether it be in the form of off-campus jobs, career planning, internships or volunteer opportunities.
Career Services offers many workshops throughout the semester, which students can register for using Handshake. Click here to view all upcoming workshops.
Across the hall from Career Services is the Runway Learning Center. This is where you can find all things encompassing academic accommodations along with academic assistance, tutoring, career advice and more. Visit the Runway Learning Center in Sacred Heart Hall 301 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Everyone needs a moment of quiet and solitude now and again. Prayer and quiet spaces are located on the Newman campus in the following areas:
- St. John’s Chapel
- Carrocci Hall, room 314 and McNeill Hall, room 215
- Shrines of Mary and St. Joseph north of Sacred Heart Hall
Musical practice rooms
Musical practice rooms are open to all and located on the second floor of De Mattias Hall. Bring your own instrument or use one of the pianos in each of the six practice rooms.
Every month, the Steckline Gallery features a new exhibition. Join us in the Steckline Gallery for Art for Lunch every first Thursday of the month at noon. Hear directly from the artist about his/her artwork, enjoy a pizza lunch or bring your own lunch, and participate in a Q & A with the artist. First Fridays are held from 5 to 8 p.m. on the first Friday of the month.
Aside from its large selection of books, journals and academic publications, the Dugan Library offers workshops, extended hours during finals week, study rooms, puzzles and more.
Nothing says Jet Pride like fresh Newman swag. Explore the online collection of hoodies, hats, bags and other back-to-school essentials in the online store. Now through Aug. 31, 2022, enjoy 20% off online orders of shorts and pants.
Newman Jets Athletics app
Follow your favorite teams and be in the know about upcoming games, stats and more through the Newman Jets Athletics app. Click here to download.
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Ways to get involved
Campus clubs and organizations
From the Gardening Club and Asian Student Association to Newman Medical Professional Club and the Multicultural Leadership Organization, the Newman community provides several opportunities for students to promote awareness of issues, develop professionally, engage socially and much more. Explore all the clubs Newman has to offer. Students can also engage in multiple academic groups that span several fields of study.
Disc Golf Course
A disc golf course, established in 2021, is spread throughout campus and is open to all to play.
Campus Ministry is a way for members of the Newman community to deepen their understanding of the faith. Through speaker series, spiritual direction, Bible studies and retreats, students can be a part of a thriving theological discussion.
This program allows students to actively participate in sports such as softball, kickball, basketball, ultimate frisbee, volleyball and dodgeball. Learn more about Intramural Sports at Newman.
Theater and music
You don’t have to major in theater or music to audition or work behind the scenes for productions at Newman. Be on the lookout for upcoming auditions and shows!
Newman University fosters a culture of service among all its community members. As a student, you’ll learn of several opportunities for volunteer service, which not only benefit the organizations served but also allow for personal growth and development.
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