A New Generation for a New Ukraine



The Ukrainian Catholic University invites benefactors and friends from the whole world to visit Lviv to celebrate the final events of UCU’s comprehensive campaign (2010 – 2016)


September 9

  • Celebratory Banquet with guest of honor, His Beatitude Patriarch Sviatoslav Shevchuk, Head of the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church. Banquet host, Bishop Borys Gudziak (tickets required)

September 10

  • Pontifical Divine Liturgy at the University Church of the Holy Wisdom of God. Main celebrant, Bishop Borys Gudziak. Blessing of the new commemorative markers.
  • Consecration ceremony and opening of the Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Center
  • Opening of exhibit dedicated to Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky
  • Blessing of a Benefactors Plaque, a grateful acknowledgement of the most generous donor to the Comprehensive Campaign
  • Classical music concert (tickets required)

September 11-12

  • Public events, lectures, presentations, exhibits and master-classes offered by UCU professors and guest lecturers.
  • Performance by the UCU`s Student Theatre

September 13

  • Presentation of scholarships to UCU students from various faculties
  • Pilgrimage to spiritual centers of Halychyna (tickets required)

September 14

  • Pontifical Divine Liturgy on the occasion of the Patronal Feast Day of the University Church of the Holy Wisdom of God
  • Conclusion of celebration


Your reply is requested by July 30. Additional information, as well as help planning your visit can be obtained by sending an email request to: [email protected] or by calling one of the following numbers:

UCU/Lviv: +38 097 159 58 32 UCEF/USA: 773-235-8462 UCEF/Canada: 416-239-2495