It didn't happen overnight.

The Network started as an idea and evolved into a reality. With hard work by many dedicated leaders, here we are today.

Learn more about the history of The Network and explore how we've shaped this unique connection between Catholic colleges.


Ave reaches out to Benedictine

Fall 2015

The 2015-2016 Council reaches out to Benedictine College, in hopes of working together and brainstorming new ideas.


Ave visits Benedictine

Spring 2016

Stephen Akers (left) from Ave Maria University visits the executive board from Benedictine College.

New Members: 

UD & UMary


Fall 2016

The University of Dallas and University of Mary join The Network and begin planning the first conference in the fall of 2016.


The 1st Conference

January 20-22, 2017

Ave Maria University

New Member: 

Franciscan University of Steubenville

July 2017

New Member: 

St. Gregory's University

September 2017

The 2nd Conference

October 27-29, 2017

University of Dallas


New Member: Belmont Abbey College

October 2017

The 3rd Conference

February 16-18, 2018

Ave Maria University

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