Staff and Student Groups

Information about the following groups is available in the Chaplaincy.

Buddhist Group

Open to all staff and students. During term time there will be weekly guided Meditation for Relaxation classes (generic - not specifically Buddhist, suitable for all, regardless of faith affiliation). On a fortnightly basis we will be holding Lunch and Buddhism - bring sandwiches and learn about Buddhism and Buddhist practice. For more information please visit Buddhism at Newcastle University.

Christian Union

The Christian Union is a large evangelical student led group. For more information visit Newcastle University Christian Union.

Catholic Society (CathSoc)

The Catholic Society is based at 14 Windsor Terrace, Bede House (behind the Robinson Library) and is open to all. For more information visit the Catholic Society.

Staff Christian Group

Discussions and prayer. For details please e-mail Catherine Lack or the contact the Chaplaincy.

Newcastle South Asian Society

Hindu & Sikh: The Hindu & Sikh Society has amalgamated with the Desi Society, to form the South Asian Society. They celebrate festivals, and lots more besides! Newcastle South Asian Society

Islamic Society

Newcastle University Muslim Prayer Room, King George VI Building 0191 208 5658. For more information please see the Islamic Society.

Jewish Society (JSoc)

JSoc provides social, educational and related events for Jewish students. For more information please see the Jewish Society.

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.