Student Religious Organizations
Below is a partial list of student religious organizations. Visit the Office of the Chaplain Student Organizations page for a complete list.
The Christian Association at Penn is an ecumenical resource that advocates for cultural diversity, interfaith education, and peacemaking.
Christian Union Martus provides students at Penn with access to in-depth Bible study, Christian leadership training, fellowship, and support.
Penn Hillel is a welcoming campus Jewish community where students celebrate Jewish life, explore Jewish ideas, and build community.
Penn HJA was started in the fall of 1999 as a University-wide organization with a goal to create an awareness of the Hindu and Jain faiths on campus.
Founded in 1980 by Rabbi Menachem and Chava Schmidt, the Chabad Lubavitch House at Penn is a Chabad on Campus organization, offering deep insights into the heritage of the Jewish people.
The Muslim Life Program provides sustainable institutional support for Muslims on campus. Under the leadership of a full-time Muslim Chaplain, the Muslim Life Program seeks to create a welcoming environment for students and community members that provides opportunities for intellectually and spiritually engaging with Islam.
The Penn Muslim Students Association seeks to strengthen the Muslim community at Penn and the greater Philadelphia area and create meaningful relationships with other student groups on campus through interfaith initiatives.
As a group focused on ministry, the New Spirit of Penn Gospel Choir celebrates and shares their faith through musical performances at and around the University.
The Penn Catholic Student Association was formed to provide a University-sponsored forum for Catholic community service and dialogue on faith and social justice.
The Newman Center participates in the mission of the universal Roman Catholic Church at Penn and in West Philadelphia.
Penn Cru is a Christ-centered organization dedicated to Bible study and nurturing a supportive faith-based community.
PRISM is a student interfaith group dedicated to advancing knowledge about religious life and promoting interaction among the various religious groups on campus.