The Pontifical North American College

Forming priests for Jesus Christ in the heart of His Church

The Seminary

Priestly formation for diocesan seminarians from the United States under the special patronage of the Holy See.

The Casa Santa Maria

A residence for English speaking priests pursuing graduate level studies.

The Institute for Continuing Theological Education

Sabbatical programs for priestly renewal.


43 Seminarians Receive Ministry of Acolyte

ROME, 24 February 2019 – On the 24th of February 2019, the Most Reverend Steven J. Lopes, Bishop of the…

February 2019 Roman Echoes

The February 2019 issue of our College magazine, Roman Echoes, is now available online. You may view past issues of┬áRoman…

Rector's Welcome

A lot has changed since our mission began in 1859. A website is just one example of how our lives are very different from those of the first students who came from the United States to study for the Priesthood at the heart of the Church in the Eternal City...

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