Higher Education

Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary of Immaculata, Pennsylvania are missioned to serve in various intuitions of higher education across the country. Our Sisters serve as presidents and deans and in other administrative positions such as directors and coordinators of academic programs. In addition, sisters are missioned to serve as professors and teachers.

Immaculata University

Immaculata University a Catholic academic community, founded and sponsored by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, is committed to scholarship, formation of the whole person for leadership and service, and empowerment of all to seek truth, promote justice, and engage in dialogue between faith and culture.




Barbara Lettiere ’72
Tenth President of Immaculata University


Currently, the IHM Sisters are also missioned to the following institutions:

Catholic Theological Union – Chicago, IL
Chestnut Hill College – Philadelphia, PA
Marymount College – Arlington, VA
Neumann University – Aston, PA
Pennsylvania College of Health Science Lancaster, Pa
Rivier University – Nashua, New Hampshire
Villanova University – Villanova, PA