Welcome to Newcastle University Chaplaincy

A dozen heads are better than one

Chaplaincy is here for everyone on the journey together

We can offer you...
  • confidential listening and support
  • prayer and worship
  • faith exploration
  • spiritual accompaniment
  • discussion and engagement
  • mindfulness and meditation

    ...and of course socials, fun and friendship!
Please note: The Chaplaincy is currently on the move, and will not be in its new location until after Freshers Week. More details soon.

There is a vibrant and varied faith community in and round Newcastle and there are many locations for expressions of worship in the city. Click on this link for a guide to local places of worship, including churches, temples, synagogues and mosques.

The University Chaplain

The University Chaplain coordinates the work of the chaplains on campus and advises the University on faith matters.

The Chaplaincy Team

The Chaplaincy Team is currently made up of several Christian, as well as Buddhist, Jewish, & Muslim chaplains, and is committed to religious tolerance, diversity and respect. Further information on the faith provisions in Newcastle can be accessed in our rough guide to places of worship.

Chaplain shortlisted for TEA Award

Catherine Lack, coordinating chaplain, was shortlisted for the TEA award for Overall Contribution to Outstanding Practice. Catherine said how This is a real honour for chaplaincy as a whole. We enjoy our work, and it is really affirming to be recognised like this by our students.