Lasallian Community 

Manhattan College is one of six Lasallian colleges and universities in the United States. The Lasallian global community includes more than 70 institutions of higher learning. Between primary schools, secondary schools and institutions of higher learning, there are approximately 900 Lasallian educational institutions across the globe serving more than 900,000 students in more than 80 different countries. Simply put, the Lasallian worldwide community extends far beyond the campus of Manhattan College.

International Association of Lasallian Universities

The International Association of Lasallian Universities maintains a list of the 58 Lasallian universities around the world. See more information at lasalle-ialu.org.

Brothers of the Christian Schools - District of Eastern North America

There are four districts in the U.S.-Toronto region. Manhattan College is located in the District of Eastern North America (DENA). See more information at fscdena.org.

Christian Brothers Conference

The Christian Brothers Conference is the regional office of the U.S.-Toronto region of the Brothers of the Christian Schools. The office provides the districts in the region the support needed to further the Lasallian mission of educating the young, and especially the poor. See more information at lasallian.info.

Brothers of the Christian Schools - La Salle

Each Lasallian school is created with the intention of carrying out the mission of Saint John Baptist de La Salle. The headquarters of the Brothers of the Christian Schools is located in Rome. See more information at lasalle.org.

In the Footsteps of De La Salle

Based on an actual pilgrimage of the places in France where St. John Baptist de La Salle walked and worked, this virtual journey tells the story of the educational movement that De La Salle and the first Brothers began in 1680 — an educational journey which is ongoing today. Learn more at dlsfootsteps.org

45th General Chapter of the Brothers of the Christian Schools

Representing Lasallians in 80 countries, eighty-eight (88) Brothers delegate are meeting for 51 days (April 22, 2014 – June 8, 2014)
  • to evaluate the life of the Institute,
  • to provide for its continuing adaptation and renewal, and
  • to set out the main guidelines for the future of the Lasallian mission (Rule, 103).

Lasallian.info will provide background information, resources, updates throughout the Chapter, and outcomes following its conclusion.

Read a brief summary (as of May 12, 2014) of:

  1. What's happening this week and next week (Visioning for the Future: May 12-23)
  2. What happened over the past two weeks (Receiving Informative Reports: April 28-May 9)
  3. What happened during the first week (Superior General Keynote and Chapter Retreat: April 21-26)