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UCU Scholarship Fund in Honor of Artem Dymyd

Ukrainian Catholic University student Artem Dymyd, died in the war on June 18, 2022, defending Ukraine from the russian occupiers. At the initiative of the family of the fallen soldier, the Ukrainian Catholic University is launching a scholarship fund named after Artem. The scholarship will be provided to Plast members who will enter UCU’s bachelor’s […]

UCU Students in Action Event June 8

Our friends at the Ukrainian Catholic University Foundation are putting on UCU Students in Action, a special virtual update about UCU students and the university on Wednesday, June 8th at 12pm (EST). Join them for this unique event via Zoom as UCU students share their experience of learning and serving during the war, hear inspiring […]

Three Months of Heroic Resistance: Working Together Towards our Common Victory!

Ukraine has been repelling Russian attacks for three months now. Ukrainian defenders managed to liberate several oblasts and significantly reduce the threat of capturing the capital. These three months of war showed the strength of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the unity of the Ukrainian people, the people who became a symbol of invincibility […]

International Solidarity Meeting June 2

In partnership with the Alberta Council for Global Cooperation and the Ukrainian Resource and Development Centre, the Ukrainian Catholic University is putting on the International Solidarity Meeting on Thursday, June 2 from 9:00-10:30 am (MDT). The meeting will take place virtually and will feature a conversation with students and academics from the university. Speakers include […]

Supporters in Canada Donate Funds for UCU Student Scholarships to Help Build a New Intellectual Front in Ukraine

The Friends of the Ukrainian Catholic University in Calgary, along with the Ukrainian Catholic Education Foundation, put on the Adopt a Student – Keep UCU Strong online fundraiser on May 11, 2022. During the event, over $84,000 was raised, which will be used to fund 20 full-year scholarships for UCU students. The emcee for this […]

Invitation to May 11 Adopt a Student – Keep UCU Strong Online Fundraiser

Ukrainian students need our support! With the ongoing Russian invasion, many students are unable to afford tuition and expenses. Join UCEF on May 11th at 8:00pm (EDT) for our Adopt a Student – Keep UCU Strong virtual fundraiser. The event will feature: Testimonials by UCU students and alumni Musical entertainment from Taras Chubai A presentation […]

In the first two months of the war, UCU has contributed $2.37 million to Ukraine’s victory

The Ukrainian Catholic University continues to play a major role in supporting Ukraine in its fight for freedom during the Russian Invasion. During the first two months of the war, UCU has contributed a total of $2.37 million toward Ukraine’s victory. This support has come in the form of medication, safety equipment, IDP support, UCU […]

Adopt a Student Online Fundraiser

On Wednesday, May 11 at 6:00pm (MST), UCEF will be holding an online fundraiser in support of our Adopt a Student campaign. You can register by clicking on the button below. Join us and help keep UCU strong!

UCEF Launches Adopt a Student Campaign

April 21, 2022 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dear Friends of the Ukrainian Catholic University in Canada I write to you with a heavy heart as we all bear witness to an unprovoked attack on Ukraine by the Russian Federation.  This has affected all of us who count ourselves as part of the global Ukrainian Diaspora – […]

Christ is Risen – Ukraine Shall be Resurrected, too!

“Easter greetings from Ukraine”Artist Uliana Krekhovetska Dear Friends and Benefactors of Ukrainian Catholic University! This year’s Great Lent has been a painful experience for Ukraine. On numerous occasions, have we thought and cried aloud: “My God, my God, why have You forsaken us?” (Matthew 27:46). Nevertheless, the parallels to the Passion of our Lord and […]