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Dedicated to providing programs aimed at improving the spiritual, ethical and social aspects of life at The Claremont Colleges.

Our office is closed during June and July. Please see our calendar of opening events below:


Muslim Chaplaincy

Muslim Students Welcome Back Halal Lunch – Monday 9/3 – 11:00 -1:30pm- McAlister Center

Welcome Back Jummah Prayer: – Friday 9/7 – McAlister Center – 11:30am Halal Lunch 12:30pm-1pm (Khutbah) Sermon and Prayer (Salah)


Jewish Chaplaincy

Jewish Students Welcome BBQ – Monday 9/3 – 11:00 -1:30pm- Outside McAlister Center

Opening Shabbat – Friday 9/7 – McAlister Center – 5:00pm – Shmooze/ 5:30pm – Shabbat Services / 6:30pm – Shabbat Dinner


Rosh Hashanah – Sunday 9/9

5:30pm — Evening Services – Balch Auditorium

6:30pm — Festival Meal — Hampton Room, Scripps (above Scripps Dining Hall)

Monday, Sept 10

10:00am — Morning Services – Balch Auditorium


See www.claremonthillel.org for more info on high holidays and to RSVP for all Jewish events or email dshapiro@claremont.edu with any questions.


Catholic Chaplaincy

Catholic Welcome BBQ – Sunday 9/9 – 4pm-7pm – McAlister Center. Please RSVP to joef@claremont.edu

Catholic Mass – Sunday 9/ 9 & every Sunday at 11am


Protestant Chaplaincy

9/3 – 2-4PM – Area Churches and Ministries Fair (McAlister Center)

9/5 – 7PM – Evening Chapel (McAlister)

9/5 – 12PM – CGU Christian Fellowship (TBD)

9/7 – 7PM – Claremont Christian Fellowship (TBD)

9/7 – 7PM – 5C InterVarsity Christian Fellowship (TBD)

9/9 – 6PM – 5C InterVarsity Welcome BBQ (TBD)

9/10 – 12PM – KGI Christian Fellowship (TBD)

9/12 – 7PM – Evening Chapel (McAlister)


New information and programming from Pastor Jeff are available.  Check out what’s new here.

Fall 2018 Room Reservations

Student Leaders: Groups that want to request space or make a standing reservation must first be a recognized religious/spiritual organization and have completed the Religious/Spiritual Student Organization Registration Info for the current school year. Once that has been completed we will provide you with the password so that you can complete the “Room Reservation Form”. Reservations will be finalized the first week of the semester. 


We invite you to participate in any of our services, opportunities or events sponsored by our office.  Please fill out our Religious Preference form and indicate your interests to receive notifications about relevant programs, events, and student organizations.