In Prayer and Solidarity with Ukraine: Stay up to date about UCU’s response to the war in Ukraine

Educating the Future Leaders of Ukraine

In Prayer and Solidarity with Ukraine: Stay up to date about UCU’s response to the war in Ukraine

Ukrainian Catholic University is a world-class university offering undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees in Lviv, Ukraine. UCU attracts the best students in the country, has some of the most inspiring and visionary professors in Ukraine and is the only Catholic university in Ukraine and in the territory of the former Soviet Union. Through its fundraising activities in the United States, UCU Foundation assists UCU in meeting its educational and financial challenges and gives donors a secure way to support the premier Catholic educational institution in Ukraine.

Learn More



Learn about the challenges and successes of the Ukrainian Catholic University (UCU).

Find out about UCU, its students, its professors and staff, and what graduates are doing for Ukraine, the USA, and beyond.

Learn more


Help the Ukrainian Catholic University (UCU) educate leaders for Church and society.

Support a student scholarship, a professor’s salary, or even a classroom or a building. We also ask you for your prayers.

Learn more


Get involved with fellow supporters of the Ukrainian Catholic University (UCU) in the USA.

Join a Friends of UCU committee, attend an event, or even visit Ukraine and UCU.

Learn more


UCU is “a remarkable enterprise… Graduates and students of UCU have learned their dignity as men, women and citizens from a university faculty that takes character formation as seriously as it takes intellectual formation.”

George Weigel

Papal biographer

Natalie Jaresko

“UCU responds to the needs of a new generation, building a new Ukraine. The new generation is studying at UCU, with a mission to serve, to create a better society… This is a marvelous story of God’s will and passionate, dedicated people.”

Natalie Jaresko

Former Minister of Finance in Ukraine

John Hewko

“I’m a very strong supporter of UCU for these reasons. It’s a university for all Ukrainians, with students and staff from throughout Ukraine and of various religious backgrounds. It provides a high-quality education. It’s based on ethics and morals.”

John Hewko

CEO, Rotary International