Orchard Lake Regents Vote to Shutter Michigan’s Oldest Seminary

The Roman Catholic Polish Seminary, founded in Detroit in 1885, is slated to close in spring 2022

Joseph Serwach
Jul 2, 2021 · 5 min read
A 2019 Polish Mass at Orchard Lake’s St. John Paul the Great Shrine Chapel. Photo by Joseph Serwach.

Orchard Lake Schools Regents Thursday announced plans to close the 137-year-old Polish Seminary while retaining high school and other operations.