Sponsorship & Affiliations
School Sisters of Notre Dame Sponsorship
Mount Mary University is a Catholic university for women sponsored by the School Sisters of Notre Dame, Central Pacific Province, Inc. The university’s mission and vision aligns with that of the School Sisters of Notre Dame (SSND), including advancing leadership for social justice and educating women to transform the world. The School Sisters of Notre Dame, founded by Theresa Gerhardinger in 1833, celebrate their 180th Anniversary this year. Read more about this extraordinary group, their story of love, their charism and their mission.
Dr. Eileen Schwalbach
President, Mount Mary University
“Mount Mary’s notion of transformative education is rooted in the very essence of
what it means to be an SSND. The sisters’ constitution, You Are Sent, clearly states, ‘Like Mother Theresa, we educate with the conviction that the world
can be changed through the transformation of persons.’”
Find out more about the mission of the School Sisters of Notre Dame.
Mount Mary is affiliated with the following organizations through institutional memberships: