Multi-Faith Chaplaincy at Colchester Campus

The calm, friendly and supportive atmosphere of our Colchester Campus Multi-Faith Chaplaincy is a welcoming place for staff, students and the wider community to meet, interact and engage in a positive and peaceful manner.


The Chaplaincy offers two spaces for worship, prayer and quiet reflection:

  • a social space with kitchen area for reading, socialising and discussion
  • a quiet space for private prayer, meditation or reflection

A variety of regular services, meetings and events organised by our chaplains and faith representativeschaplains and faith representativeschaplains and faith representatives are held in MFC Space 1.

MFC Space 2 is available for each of the five Islamic daily prayers. In addition, the Chaplaincy facilitates the Islamic Society in the larger gathering of Friday (Jummah) prayers each week, by arranging a larger venue elsewhere on Colchester Campus.

The Students' Union also facilitates a number of religious student societiesstudent societiesstudent societies. If there isn't a group representing your faith, you could get involved with setting one up. For more details please contact the Students' Union via

Chaplain rota

If you'd like to speak to our Chaplains or find out more about their faith, you can visit the Chaplaincy Monday to Friday between 10am and 2pm. A rota of the chaplain’s availability will be updated shortly.

How to find us

The Multi-Faith Chaplaincy is located on Level 3 of the campus and is fully accessible. Find the Chaplaincy location on Find Your Way map.


To book any of the facilities in the Multi-Faith Chaplaincy please contact us at

News and events

Our Multi-Faith Chaplaincy hosts a number of events throughout the year, bringing together students, staff and the wider community from all faiths and backgrounds. To find out more about our Chaplaincy and upcoming events, follow us on Facebook.

Contact us
Contact us
Multi-Faith Chaplaincy Administrator
Telephone: 01206 873952