Lay Ministry Formation
Office of Lay Ministry Formation:

The Bishop’s Appeal supports the administrative costs of the Kateri Institute for Lay Ministry Formation.

The operating expenses are supported by the annual tuition which is generally shared between the participant and his/her sponsoring parish or diocesan agency. In general, parishes contribute $200 towards tuition and fees with participants being responsible for the remaining balance. Payments by both participants and parishes fees can be made on a monthly basis or other pre-arranged plan.

For the year are as follows: 2016 - 2017

Tuition and Fees: $595.00


Participants are expected to purchase books on their own from the list provided.

Scholarship assistance may be available through the Capital Campaign for Leadership Scholarships and Grants or for those serving in faith formation and youth ministry the Capital Campaign Grants and Scholarships Catholic Faith Formation

Potential or current participants who have questions or concerns about finances are encouraged to speak with the director.