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The CSJ Institute


Established in 2016, the CSJ Institute at Mount Saint Mary’s University advances and upholds the mission of our Founders, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet.

Rooted in a rich history that dates back to 1650 Le Puy, France, the Institute promotes the charism of the CSJs to serve all persons without distinction and respond to the needs of the times.

Through a combination of programs, resources, and faculty-led research, the CSJ Institute prepares fearless visionaries for a just future while honoring the work and lives of our Founders, both past and present.

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CSJ Spotlight News

It’s time to Double the Pell

May 5, 2022

The Mount participates in a nationwide initiative to urge Congress to double the Pell Grant.

A group of sisters at the Posada del Migrante Shelter just across the US/Mexico border. Sister Suzanne Jabro, CSJ, '69, is fourth from the left and Sister Sally Koch, CSJ, director of communications for CSJLA, is on the far left. Sister Jabro founded the nonprofit Border Compassion to invite faith communities to cross over and assist the 300 migrants living at the shelter.

Helping the Dear Neighbor

March 22, 2022

Helping those in need enables Sister Suzanne Jabro, CSJ, '68 to continue the sisters' tradition of caring for thy neighbor

This drone shot above the Chalon Campus shows a number of its 1,084 solar panels. There are an additional 670 solar panels on Doheny Campus buildings.

Bringing Laudato Si to campus

February 4, 2022

The Mount joins other Catholic colleges and universities worldwide to respond to the Pope's call to care for the earth