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Welcome to the Chaplaincy

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Greetings from the Chaplaincy!

We welcome you all to this academic year.  On this website you will find information about the Chaplaincy and its staff, and the various faith groups within the University.   The Chaplaincy is a relaxing and friendly place and hosts many social activities during term time.  We also have a Coffee Bar where you can relax and have lunch during  term time.

We provide a multi-cultural and supportive environment, so whoever you are and wherever you come from, you will always be welcome.

The services and resources of the Chaplaincy are available to all students and staff.

We welcome enquiries and participation from all faiths and none. 


Freshers Week 2016 in the Chaplaincy - like our Facebook page and join our events! 

Sat 3 Sep             2 – 6 pm - Free tea and coffee for all new students and their families

Sun 4 Sept           10 am – 6 pm – Free tea and coffee for all new students and their Families

Mon 5 Sept          5.15 pm – Catholic Mass in the Chapel

Tues 6 Sept         12.30 – 12.50 pm University Prayers, Quiet Room - Informal prayers lead by different members of the Chaplaincy Team

Wed 7 Sept          12 – 2 pm – Free Soup and Roll, Coffee Bar - This really is a free lunch!  Come and sample Linda’s wonderful homemade soup.  When it’s finished it’s finished! Again, it really is free!

Wed 7 Sept         4 – 5 pm – Feel good Wellness Session (places must be booked) A taster session of feel good practices, used by cultures worldwide focusing on various mind, body practices that will help us live more healthily, happily and with less stress.  Please register for a place at

Thurs 8 Sept       4.00 pm – 5.30 pm – Free Coffee and Donuts - A chance to meet various groups that meet in the Chaplaincy over refreshments.

Thurs 15 Sept     12.30 pm – University Opening Service, Chapel - We celebrate the opening on the new academic year with a service led by Chaplains, students and a special performance by our Student African Drummers. All students and staff, friends and family members are invited to join them for this service followed by a buffet lunch.


**COFFEE BAR CLOSED** The Coffee Bar will be closed from Thursday 26 May until Monday 5 September. 


The Chaplaincy Centre is a collection point for Dundee Foodbank - we are open from 10 am - 4 pm weekdays.

If you would like to help, the collection area is through the second set of double doors under the stairs if using front door, or in and to the right under the stair if using back door :-)

Thank you in advance!


Kirkcaldy Campus

Rev Michael Allardice, Honorary Chaplain will be available in the Kirkcaldy Campus Coffee Area between 4 pm and 5 pm on the following dates:

30th August 2016

27th September 2016

25th October 2016

29th November 2016

If you would like to speak to Michael informally please feel free to drop by.

Alternatively if you would like a personal meeting please email Michael at to arrange a suitable venue.


Services of Worship

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Mon - Fri 9.30 - 10 Chapel available for quiet time
Wed 7 - 10 Zen Buddhists - Wk 1-3
1st & 4th Sat 10 - 12 Orthodox Service

Join our Events (term time)

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  • Chamber Choir
    Mondays 7 - 10pm in the Chapel/Common Room
  • Bible Study
    Tuesdays at 12.20 - 1 pm in the Glass House
  • Christian Union
    Tuesdays 8 - 10pm in the Chaplaincy Centre
  • Overseas Families
    Wednesdays 10am - 12 noon in the Common Room
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