SDCC has identified six vital distinctives that compose the basic "building blocks" of your spiritual development. These distinctives represent the heart, core, and essential components that make your spiritual experience as rich and challenging as possible. We believe this is one of the reasons many of you choose to attend this institution.

Active involvement and participation in these key areas will enhance your spiritual development and maturity. You are provided with many opportunities to utilize your God-given talents and abilities in ministering and serving others both on campus and in the community-at-large.

The six building blocks are your involvement in:

These distinctives are important and comprise much of the health and spiritual vitality of the College. They also support the mission and values.