We Are In This Together!
Due to COVID-19, the Chapel will be closed through March 29. Chapel office staff are delighted to speak with you via email (email@example.com) or phone (301-314-9866 or 301-314-9893). Reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org should you wish to speak with a chaplain.
Wedding and All Event Open House: Visit Memorial Chapel
Whether you are planning a large celebration or intimate affair, consider choosing
the University of Maryland Memorial Chapel for the location of your special event! Anyone is welcome to reserve space in Memorial Chapel regardless of their affiliation to the University. We can accommodate weddings of twenty to 600 guests. All are welcome! Visit our wedding website (weddings.umd.edu) for more information!
Open House Dates:
- March 2nd (4pm-6pm)
- March 21st (9am-12pm)
- April 6th (4pm-6pm)
- May 4th (4pm-6pm)
- May 3oth (9am-12pm)
If you plan to attend one of these dates please let us know!
Reservations- Student Groups & Departments
To request information about availability, room rental fees, and the reservation process, please contact our office and speak to one of our Event Managers, via email at email@example.com or phone at 301.314.9866.
Weddings & Special Events
Whether you're a bride looking for the perfect ceremony spot or just looking for a great place to host a meeting, lecture, concert, baptism, or any other special event, the Memorial Chapel is just the place for you! NEW! When booking with both the Chapel as your wedding venue and the Stamp Student Union as your reception site, receive a 10% discount from both venues!! Contact our Reservations Office at 301-314-9866 or firstname.lastname@example.org for pricing, availability and more information! Visit out wedding website at weddings.umd.edu.
Chaplains Weekly Programs – Spring 2020
Baptist Connection – Jess Senasack
Worship, Thursdays, 5:30 - 7:00 pm, Garden Chapel
Black Ministries-Dr. Haywood Robinson
I Worship, Sundays, 10:30am-11:30am, Main Chapel
Catholic Chaplaincy-Fr. Rob Walsh
Weekday Mass, Monday – Fridays, 12:00-12:30pm, Main Chapel
Weekend Mass, Sundays, 8:00pm - 9:00pm, Main Chapel
Email: email@example.com Website: catholicterps.org
Christian Science Chaplaincy -- Jen Eidson, Advisor
Christian Science Organization Meetings (Room 2118, Chapel)
Tuesday, April 7 @5:30 pm
Tuesday, April 21 @5:30 pm
Tuesday, May 5 @5:30 pm
Tuesday, May 19 @5:30 pm
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or to schedule an appointment.
Book/Bible Study (6:00-6:45 pm), Prayer Service (7 pm), and Free dinner (after service), Tuesdays
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, College Park, MD
Hindu Chaplaincy- Kiran Sankla
Bhakti Meditation, Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30 pm, Lounge
Lutheran Campus Ministry- Rev. Ray Ranker
En Camino, Wednesdays, 2:30pm - 3:30pm, Lounge
Muslim Prayer Service- Tarif Shraim
Jummah, Fridays, 12:15pm and 1:15pm, Nyumburu Cultural Center
Hallaqa, Wednesdays, 5:30pm, Musallah (Cole Activities Center)
Orthodox Christian -- Father Kosmas Karavellas
Worship, Tuesdays, 5:00 - 7:00pm, Garden Chapel
United Campus Ministry - Rev. Holly Ulmer
Worship, Study, and Dinner, Sundays, 6-7:15pm, Garden Chapel & Lounge
United Methodist Chaplaincy -- Rev. Michelle Mejia
Sunday Worship, 12:30 pm Garden Chapel
Breaking Bread Meal and Game Night, Thursdays, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Lounge
Other Special Special Programs
Wind Down Wednesday
On Wednesday, March 11, April 15, and May 6 from 12:30 - 2:00 pm in the Garden Chapel, come relax to music and enjoy lunch on us! Join us in this relaxing setting, and take some time to walk the outdoor Labyrinth!
Join us every Tuesday and Thursday from 9:30-11:30 am in the Garden of Reflection and Remembrance for garden volunteering! Dress appropriately for the weather and getting dirty! No need to schedule.
"There is a Solution"
These meetings are held in the Chapel's Conference Room from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm on Thursdays!
Main Chapel, Garden Chapel and Gardens: Open for Reflection - Need a place to decompress, meditate, or pray? Come by the Main or the Garden (West) Chapels, typically open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00p.m. Monday through Friday. The interfaith Tree of Life has been permanently installed in the Garden Chapel; all are invited to visit the space to admire this sacred work of art and to take time to pray, relax, and reflect. The Garden of Reflection and Remembrance is also available during daylight hours, and equally as welcoming and relaxing
Garden Grant- Host Your Event for Free-Apply today for $250 to supplement an event or initiative that features the Chapel's Garden of Reflection and Remembrance and/or Chapel Labyrinth. Funds may be used by UMD student organizations or departments, or off-campus organizations to supplement Chapel rentals, honoraria, supplies, marketing, or food. For a grant application, email email@example.com or call 301-314-9893. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and reviewed within one week.