Worship

alice millar chapel with a full congregation

muslim student praying outdoors

torah

Christmas at Northwestern

Christmas Eve @ Vail Chapel
December 24 | 11:00am

Christmas Eve @ Sheil Catholic Center
December 24 | 4pm, 7:30pm & 10:30pm


Alice Millar Chapel

Christian worship in a broad Protestant tradition led by the Alice Millar Chapel Choir is held most Sundays of the year from the beginning of the academic calendar through the end of July. 

11:00am each Sunday of the Academic Year in Alice Millar Chapel

During the December and Spring Breaks, the 11:00am Sunday service is held in Vail Chapel, adjacent to Millar Chapel.

In the summer (through the end of July), the Sunday service is at 10:00am in Vail Chapel.  

Canterbury Northwestern

Canterbury Northwestern is a community of students, faculty, and other friends of Northwestern University that seeks to reflect the love of God for all and to live our lives marked by the good news of Jesus Christ. As the Episcopal campus ministry at Northwestern, we strive to pray without ceasing, to think through our faith, to live justly, to love mercy, and to create rich and meaningful friendships along the way.

The Eucharist is celebrated each Sunday of the academic year @ 5:00pm in Vail Chapel (adjacet to Alice Millar Chapel) followed by dinner @ 6:00pm at Canterbury House.

Friday Prayer (Jumah)

Jumah (Friday Muslim prayers) are held in Parkes Hall, Room 122 every Friday from 1:10pm to 2pm during most of the year. On a case-by-case basis, there might be second Jumuah on some Fridays for people on-campus who cannot make it to the first Jumah. Please contact Athif Wulandana if you need a second Jummah.

Jumah is held in the Grey Seminar Room in the Lurie Building on the Chicago Campus. 

Jewish

Shabbat at Hillel is a warm, welcoming, and pluralistic time. Students lead weekly Reform, Conservative, and Orthodox services on Friday evenings, followed by a communal dinner. Saturday mornings feature weekly Orthodox services and communal lunch.

Times for Shabbat programming vary depending on the season. Check the Hillel event calendar for more information.

Lutheran Campus Ministry

Worship in the Lutheran tradition is held each Sunday of the academic year at 11:00am at 2204 Orrington Avenue.  More information about the Lutheran Campus Ministry may be found here.

Roman Catholic 

The Sheil Catholic Center (2100 Sheridan Road) provides worship and formation to out Catholic students.  During the academic year, Mass is celebrated each Sunday at 9:30am, 11:00am, 5:00pm, & 9:00pm.  More information and Roman Catholic schedules may be found here.

University Christian Ministry

The spiritual home for our Methodist, Presbyterian and many Protestant Christian students.  Dinner and informal worship are held each Sunday of the school year at 5:30pm at 1834 Chicago Avenue.  More University Christian Ministry information may be found here.