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Chaplain Mark Shiner
Chaplain Mark Shiner
Get to know: Mark Shiner Colgate's Catholic campus minister. READ MORE: Get to know Mark Shiner
Community Building
Community Building
Colgate students enjoying a day of apple picking in Central New York.
When in Rome
When in Rome
Colgate students and Deacon Shiner posing for a picture at the Colosseum.
Ad Multos Annos!
Ad Multos Annos!
Newman students with newly ordained Deacon Mark Shiner, Colgate’s Catholic campus minister, outside of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Syracuse, May 12, 2012
Newman students enjoying (or perhaps not) a game during the Fall Retreat.
One Big Happy Family
One Big Happy Family
The conclusion to a wonderful fall retreat.
Catholic life on campus is dedicated to the four principles of the worship of the Holy Trinity, service and hospitality to the needy, education and intellectual formation, and recreation and community building activities.

Newman Community

The Colgate Newman Community is the Catholic faith community on the Colgate campus. We foster a strong commitment to interfaith dialogue, service, and respect and we seek to be an open and welcoming community to all members of the Colgate and global community. GET INVOLVED

Newman Board

The Newman Board is in charge of planning events for the Newman Community and the campus at large. Our meetings are at 7:30 p.m. in the Chapel Garden Level during the school year. If interested in joining the board, please don't hesitate to contact Deacon Mark.


Colgate's Catholic clergy
Deacon Mark Shiner
Catholic Campus Minister

Father Jason Hage
Pastor St. Mary's Church, Hamilton

Contact Us

Deacon Mark Shiner
13 Oak Drive
Hamilton, NY 13346
Phone: 315-228-7680

Mass Schedule

Memorial Chapel
Sunday 9:00 p.m.
Confessions: 30 minutes before each Mass

Judd Chapel
Wednesday 5:00 p.m.
St. Mary’s Church
16 Wylie Street, Hamilton
Saturday anticipated Mass 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 11:00 a.m.
Confessions: Saturday 4:15 p.m.