The Prayer Corner in the Chapel
The Prayer Corner in the Chapel

Welcome to the Chaplaincy

Support and care, space and prayer in the heart of the Campus

The Chaplaincy is both a place and a team of people. We are here for people of all faiths or none - all students and staff, to offer counsel, advice or just a listening ear. Feel free to pop in any time.  
Phone: 01225 386458 (Internal 6458)  
Duty Chaplain: 07966 341370  
During term time there is usually a chaplain available on week days between 10.00 am and at least 5.00 pm.

What's new

The Queen's 90th Birthday

The Queen's 90th Birthday

On 21 April her Majesty Queen Elizatbeth II turned 90. A huge milestone. She has provided amazing service to this country since she was in her 20s, and continues to do so. As well as being Queen of this country she also the Supreme Governor of the Church of England. See the link to find out her...

University Chaplain to move to Quantock Towers

University Chaplain to move to Quantock Towers

The Bishop of Bath and Wells has appointed the Reverend Prebendary Angela Berners-Wilson, our University Chaplain and Ecumenical Team Leader, as the next Rector of the Quantock Towers Benefice in Somerset. Angela will be with us until 1 July. Angela writes: ‘I have enjoyed working at the...

Notice board

Muslim prayer rooms

Muslim prayer rooms

If Muslim students or visitors to campus need access to the Prayer Rooms please enquire either at the Chaplaincy Centre, or security - which is open 24/7, providing your library card if you are a student or staff member. More details available here:

Where are we?

The Chaplaincy is at the bottom of the steps to the right of the Library.

Location map of the Chaplaincy

What's on today

Tuesdays in the vacation

8.00 to 10.00 pm
Samba school of drumming (not during exams)

More regular weekly events...


Thought for the week

"The great gift of Easter is hope - Christian hope which makes us have that confidence in God, in his ultimate triumph, and in his goodness and love, which nothing can shake."
Basil Hume

Mission statement

The Chaplaincy exists:
1) to serve the spiritual and religious needs of the University Community;
2) to provide pastoral care and friendship for all staff and students of the University;
3) to enhance the learning experience through exploration of faith, peace and justice.