Graduate Student Ministries


Graduate Chapel

Graduate Chapel provides the opportunity to journey together with the Lord within the context of life in community at Wheaton.  Weekly programming is designed for worship and fellowship and is overseen by the Chaplain's Office and the Dean of the Graduate School.  Learn more about Graduate Chapel or view the Graduate School Chapel Schedule.

In addition to chapel, opportunities exist to lead and/or participate in discipleship small groups, and to receive or take part in prayer ministry.  Incoming or returning students should feel free to express their interest in any of the above ministries by contacting Operation Team members at Grad Chapel or by sending an email to

Office of Christian Outreach

The Office of Christian Outreach (OCO) provides resources and opportunities for Wheaton College undergraduate students to serve in ministries locally and throughout the Chicago area during the school year, and nationally and internationally during Spring Break and the summer.

Graduate students are welcome to attend OCO sponsored events as well as apply to lead Spring Break service trips.

The OCO is located at the north entrance of the Todd M. Beamer Student Center.  Please stop by for more details or check out our website at Office of Christian Outreach.

Other resources

For personal prayer, graduate students are welcome to use:

  • The Billy Graham Museum Chapel, on the first floor of the Billy Graham Center (open Monday through Saturday from 9:30 am - 5:30 pm, and on Sunday from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm)

  • The Gold Star Chapel in the Todd Beamer Center (open daily from 6:00 am to 1:00 am, during the regular school year).

The Chaplain of the College serves as pastor to the Wheaton College community, and is available for personal counsel and prayer (Chaplains Office, Beamer Student Center, ext. 5087).  

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