What we do

The Chaplaincy is a University provision of pastoral and spiritual support for students and staff of all faiths and none.

What we offer

  • a multi faith and belief team
  • one-to-one support
  • events
  • ceremonies and services
  • welcome and hospitality
  • drop-in space
  • places for meeting
  • spaces for reflection

What we do

Chaplaincy activities include:

University-wide events such as the Carol Service and University Service

smaller events such as memorials for students or members of staff

multi-faith events including an annual Multi-Faith Public Conversation

faith-based celebrations such as Diwali

international events (e.g. Thanksgiving, Lantern Festival) in association with the International Office and International Student Centre

weekly lunchtime practices including Tai Chi, meditation, yoga, prayers and a communion service

Further details are at our events page:

Chaplaincy events

The Chaplaincy Centre

Chaplaincy has a variety of places around the University. The main one is the Chaplaincy Centre at 1 Bristo Square, part of the Potterow student centre.

Bristo Square Chaplaincy Centre

We also have spaces at King's Buildings (including Muslim prayer rooms), the Vet School, Moray House and Little France, and the George Square Labyrinth.

Chaplaincy Centre


1 Bristo Square

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