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The Chaplaincy: how can we help?

The Chaplaincy offers space and support for spiritual growth, prayer and reflection, a listening ear if you feel down or lonely and regular social activities.

Welcome to The Chaplaincy


On this page:

Spiritual, Social, Pastoral

For UH students and staff of all faiths and none, we offer:

  •  A number of volunteer Chaplains from different faiths: Judaism, Islam, Buddhism, Christianity. Please see the 'Meet the Team' page for more info or email 
  • Quiet spaces to pray, reflect or just relax
  • Social activities: come with a friend or make some new ones!
  • Information on spiritual needs and local places of worship
  • An inclusive welcome
  • Someone to talk to

Perhaps you just need someone to talk to? We’re here to help.

Email for more information.

You can also find faith societies on campus through the  SU - Herts SU Join a Society

Another source of help is Student Space 

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Overseas student in financial difficulties? See the information below:

  • For information on the Overseas Emergency Financial Aid (OEFA) please click here.
  • For information on the Short Term Assistance Grant (STAG) please click here.


Where can I worship?

Please see 'Our spaces' and 'Where can I pray on campus?' pages for information on the multi-faith spaces available on campus.

For Friday Prayer please contact the HSU Islamic Society:

Local Christian churches:

Local mosques:




Reverend Fiona Souter, University Chaplain

  • Mob. 07702 442 696 (Mon - Fri, office hours)
  • Email:
  • Twitter, Instagram @uhchaplain
  • Blog:

 The Chaplaincy is part of the Office of the Dean of Students.

(Please see above. If you have further questions, please contact

Contact Us

Chaplaincy - The Key


Today 08:00 - 21:00
The Key is a multi-faith and multi-cultural centre, on the College Lane Campus. You will find it on the hill just above the Elehouse, near the Forum, and on the path up towards the Halls of Residence.
The Key, College Lane

Chaplaincy - The Multi Faith Space


Today 08:00 - 21:00
The new Multi Faith Space on the de Havilland Campus offers a shared space for those of all faiths and none to take some time out in prayer and reflection or to come and connect with others exploring faith.
The Multi Faith Space, De Havilland