Aquinas Institute / Princeton’s Catholic Campus Ministry - Chaplaincy

The Aquinas Institute is Princeton’s University’s Catholic Campus Ministry.  It welcomes all students no matter their faith to experience the vitality and life of the Catholic Community at Princeton University.  It serves the Catholic students as it strives to assist in the integration of the spiritual, social and academic aspects of their university life in a faithful and engaged Catholic community.  It strives to share the richness of the Catholic intellectual tradition and its cultural legacy with the Princeton University community.  The Aquinas Institute aspires to be a place where students can encounter Christ and grow in their relationship with their God. 


Father Zachary Swantek

Father Joe may be contacted at:


Mass and Confession

Please check for mass and confession schedule, and events.

 We are happy to present a conversation with Bishop Robert Barron, Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and founder of Word on Fire Catholic Ministries. Bishop Barron will be joining us virtually to answer student questions about sharing the Gospel with others.

Link to register: 

More info: 

Bishop Robert Barron on Evangelization 101  - Monday, Sept 21 at 6pm




Office: Aquinas House, 24 Charlton Street, Princeton

Office Phone: 609-924-1820

Campus Office: Murray-Dodge 302