College Missions

Mission Statement

The Diocese of West Texas' College Mission program exists to help students make life-giving, life-altering, and life-finding connections with Christ, their campus, their city, and the Church. Our task is to grow followers of Jesus by honoring the college environment missionally, challenging students mentally, engaging them prayerfully, and encouraging them in leadership. All of our programs are open to any students from any campus. For more information email

Learn more about:

College Missions Executive Staff:

Allie Melancon
Assistant Director of College Missions

Greg Richards
Director of College Missions


Current Programs:


University of Texas at San Antonio - UTSA: The Road

The Road at UTSA meets on Monday nights at 8:30 PM in the AET Building for a weekly gathering and Bible Study. This group also participates in extracurricular activities. 

Monday nights at 8:30 in the AET Building


University of the Incarnate Word: The Fire

The Fire at the University of the Incarnate Word is a weekly, inter-denominational praise and worship service, focused on community building through music, scripture reading, and prayer. The Fire is a student group at UIW and is involved in being a blessing to the campus in a variety of ways. 

Tuesday nights at 8:30 in the Library Auditorium


St. Mary's University: The Bridge

The Bridge at St. Mary's is a weekly praise and worship, ecumenical service focused on creating a space for students to encounter Jesus, develop friendships, and explore a life of discipleship. As part of our effort to grow The Bridge's ministry at StMU, our leadership is involved in a variety of ways on campus including: University Minister meetings, sporting events, and other on-campus activities.

Wednesday nights at 9:30 in the Bill Greehey Business School/Alkek Auditorium


Texas State University: The Spring

The Spring is our new college ministry at Texas State. We are so excited to see what God has in store for the campus through this group. Contact Sam Regonini for more information and find us on Facebook!