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CHAPLAIN

Campus Chaplain

The campus chaplain offers the following resources to Meredith students, faculty, and staff of all religious backgrounds:

  • One-to-one pastoral care and coaching sessions with the chaplain. Contact Donna Battle, Campus Chaplain (dbattle@meredith.edu) to schedule an appointment.
  • Wednesday Chapel focused on the Power of Story at 10 a.m.
  • Opportunities to participate in collaborative justice initiatives.
  • A list of Raleigh area congregations with college student programs of support.


Contact Information
Rosemarie Cafaldo
(919) 760-8607
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Student Organizations



Fellowship of Christian Athletes

The purpose of FCA shall be to provide a campus ministry that is geared toward helping athletes, coaches, and those whom they influence to learn more about Jesus Christ and serving Him. Our vision is to see our campus and world impacted for Jesus Christ through the influence of coaches and athletes.



Lutheran Campus Ministries

The purpose of this organization is to conduct, support and interpret Lutheran Ministry for Meredith College students. This ministry seeks to assist people in academic settings at Meredith College to discover and fulfill their vocation in Jesus Christ.



Muslim Student Association

MSA is a student-run organization, and membership is open to anyone who is interested in joining. The purpose of MSA is to serve the best interest of Islam and Muslims at Meredith College. 



Cru

Communicates the truth of Jesus Christ and the gospel in a sensitive, relevant manner to students on campus. Provides opportunities for students to grow and be equipped for a lifetime of Christian service through Bible studies, conferences, retreats, socials, and community events.



Every Nation Campus Ministries

A diverse and multicultural group of Christian students, staff, and associate members, ENCM is committed to sharing the good news of life in Jesus Christ, helping people in their relationship with God, and providing students with training for victorious Christian living, leadership, and excellence. 



InterVarsity Christian Fellowship

IVCF is an interdenominational multi-ethnic campus ministry open to all students. This group offers a fellowship where its members unite to share their faith in Jesus and help one another grow as disciples and witnesses to God’s love and forgiveness. 



Reformed University Fellowship - RUF

Reformed University Fellowship (RUF) is a campus ministry of the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA). RUF seeks to serve the individuals at Meredith College from Presbyterian backgrounds while also welcoming and serving any individual at Meredith College who would like to be a part of our community regardless of their faith background. 



Summit College

Following the Holy Spirit, we exist to create a movement of disciple - making disciples in RDU and around the world.



Young Life College

The purpose of YLC is to help Meredith students grow in community with one another, explore questions about God, and develop their leadership skills to better serve their peers and those younger than them in the surrounding community. 

Advocacy Groups

Sisters United

In response to the 2010 Meredith summer reading book Half the Sky, the Office of the Chaplain and the Class of 2013 formed Sisters United. Working through a child advocacy nonprofit ministry in Atlanta, Sisters United sponsors the educational needs of girls at orphanages in Kenya and Ghana. Many believe that educating girls in the developing world is one of the most effective ways to create positive change.

Angels Against Trafficking

We have an active anti-human trafficking student group called Angels Against Trafficking that works in awareness and fundraising, and teaches a healthy relationships and human trafficking awareness program to Raleigh area youth groups.  AAT will travel to Washington DC to be trained in issues of human trafficking by DC non-profit, Fair Girls, meet with several elected officials about this important issue, enjoy a networking event with DC Meredith alumnae, and attend the Holy Eucharist Service at the National Cathedral.

Jones Chapel

Meredith College’s Jones Chapel is named in honor of Seby B. Jones, former chairman of the College’s Board of Trustees, and his wife, Christina Jones. Completed in 1982, Jones Chapel includes a 400-seat sanctuary, the office of the Chaplain, a common room, meditation room and a library.

Jones Chapel is available for weddings and other events and includes welcoming spaces for the bride and her party to dress and prepare for the ceremony. If you would like information on reserving Jones Chapel please contact Natalie Herrmann in the Campus Events Office at (919) 760-8533 or email events@meredith.edu.


Jones Chapel

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Service Held in Honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. »

Meredith College held a commemoration service in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.