USML | Pillar Course Schedule and Registration

Pillars of Catholic Faith

Course Schedules and Registration

Pillars of Catholic Faith

Pillars of Catholic Faith courses are held at Catholic Schools throughout the Chicago Archdiocese hosted by generous principals. The hosting school chooses the pillar, days, and times within guidelines provided. 

Courses are added on a continuous basis as schools offer to host.  Approximately 80 pillar courses are scheduled per year, in every Vicariate in the Archdiocese.  June and August offer approximately 20 pillar courses each.  No courses are held in July.

For Schedules:  Schedules for the Pillar of Catholic Faith courses are found at the right

We are looking for schools willing to host Pillars Classes. We will hire and pay the instructors - just need the classroom space. 

To Register:  Email your full name (as you would like it to appear on your certificate of completion), school of employment, contact information, and desired Course ID# (ex. 1314SCR2) to: It should be in this format:


First Name  Last Name
School name and city
email address
phone #
course #

Or call Associate Director Megan Deichl at 847-837-4558 with the above info.

Tuition:  is $95.00.  Invoices will be sent to principals after the course has been completed.  Certificates of Completion will be mailed after payment has been applied.  

Schools please mail payment to:

University of St. Mary of the Lake
Finance Department - Sandy Hessler
1000 E. Maple Avenue
Mundelein, IL  60060 
                                             ~ Thank you.







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