Pastoral Care & Conversation

Students, faculty, and staff might find it helpful to meet with a multifaith chaplain when:

  • making a difficult decision
  • feeling lonely, disconnected, or confused
  • desiring to share good news
  • experiencing a loved one who is ill or has died
  • facing a family crisis
  • desiring or needing someone to listen respectfully, attentively, curiously, and without judgment
  • struggling with despair and anxiety
  • wanting to explore meditation, prayer, silence, storytelling, and ritual
  • needing to resolve a conflict
  • struggling to keep daily life and personal ideals in congruence
  • wanting to explore relational, vocational, and educational paths and possibilities
  • hoping to explore a spiritual path or particular religion
  • interested in participating in social justice events and initiatives