The Chapel bells ring the Maryland Fight Song at 11:30 am (or 1:30 pm) and 30 minutes before each men's basketball, women's basketball, and football game.
Chaplains Weekly Programs – Fall 2015
Black Ministries Worship
Sundays, 12:00 - 1:00pm
United Campus Ministries: Worship, Study, and Dinner
Catholic Mass (Weekdays)
Monday – Friday, 12:00-12:30pm
Orthodox Christian Worship
Tuesdays, 5:30 - 7:00pm
Episcopal Worship: Evening Prayer
Wednesday Prayer & Dinner, 7 - 8:30 pm
Sunday Compline & Dinner, 5:30-7:30pm
United Methodist Worship and Bible Study
Wednesdays, 7:00 - 8:30pm
Game Night: Thursdays, 6:30 pm
Reconnect Christian Service & Refreshments
Thursdays, 1:03 pm
Garden Chapel & Lounge
(not in October)
Baptist Connection Worship
Thursdays, 8 - 9:30 pm
Muslim Prayer Service
Fridays, 12pm and 1pm
Nyumburu Cultural Center
Br. Tarif's Halaqa
The Musallah, 0204 Cole
FREE Weekly Meditation Classes
Looking for a way to spend your Monday evenings peacefully? This semester the Memorial Chapel is offering a fun, enlightening meditation workshop sponsored by CAFH. The group meets every Monday from 5-6 and all students and staff are welcome. You can drop in on any of the classes, and no sign up is necessary. Teaching transitive meditation, this class is perfect for anyone who is interested in meditation or anyone who wants to relax during the busy fall semester.
Memorial Chapel: Fall 2015 Open House Dates:
Saturday, December 5, 10 am - noon
Monday, December 7th, 6pm-8pm
Want the Chapel to host one of your events for FREE?
Apply today for a $250 to supplement an event or initiative that features the Chapel's Garden of Reflection and Remembrance and/or Chapel Labyrinth. Funds may be used by UMD student organizations or departments, or off-campus organizations to supplement Chapel rentals, honoraria, supplies, marketing, or food. For a grant application, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 301-314-9893301-314-9893. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and reviewed within one week.
Main Chapel, Garden Chapel and Gardens: Open for Reflection
Need a place to decompress, meditate, or pray? Come by the Main or the Garden (West) Chapels, typically open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00p.m. Monday through Friday. The interfaith Tree of Life has been permanently installed in the Garden Chapel; all are invited to visit the space to admire this sacred work of art and to take time to pray, relax, and reflect. The Garden of Reflection and Remembrance is also available during daylight hours, and equally as welcoming and relaxing
Interested in Booking with the Chapel
Whether you're a bride looking for the perfect ceremony spot or just looking for a great place to host a meeting, lecture, concert, baptism, or any other special event, the Memorial Chapel is just the place for you! NEW! When booking with both the Chapel as your wedding venue and the Stamp Student Union as your reception site, receive a 10% discount from both venues!! Contact our Reservations Office at 301-314-9866 or email@example.com for pricing, availability and more information!