Support for students

Chaplaincy

We provide two rooms for prayer and meditation
We provide two rooms for prayer and meditation

Our University recognises that faith is an important part of life for many students and staff, and wants to support you during your time with us.

Chaplaincy is one part of our Health & Wellbeing service. You may also be interested in visiting our Health and Counselling pages.

The Chaplain / Interfaith Advisor, Reverend Liz France can be found at:

  • St Mary's Road (Student Services/The Street/Heart Space) - Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 11am - 4pm
  • Paragon House and Berkshire Institute for Health - by appointment only.

You can book an appointment by emailing faith@uwl.ac.uk or by calling extension 2365.   

Prayer and meditation 

Our University provides three rooms for prayer and meditation. They are available to people of all faiths or none for private prayer, and can also be booked for use by small groups via the Head of Wellbeing.

They can be found at:

  • St Mary's Road, Ealing site - room BY.03.X01
  • Paragon House, Brentford site – first floor, room PH121
  • Fountain House, Berkshire Institute for Health 

There are currently student societies for Christian and Muslim students. You can get in touch with these societies by contacting the Student Union

Helpful organisations 

International Student Christian Services 
3 Crescent Stables, 139 Upper Richmond Road
Putney, London SW15 2TN
Tel: 020 8780 3511

Catholic Chaplaincy for Overseas Students
16-C Portland Rise, London, N4
Tel: 020 8802 9673

Catholic Chaplaincy
Father Stephen Wang
Newman House
111 Gower Street
London​
WC1E 6AR
Email: Swang@universitycatholic.net

Hillel Jewish Student Centre 
1-2 Endsleigh St, London WC1
Tel: 020 8338 0801/3

Golders Green, Harmony Close
Princes Park Avenue, Golders Green, London NW11 0JS

Inform 
LSE, Houghton St, London WC2
Tel: 020 7955 7654
Web: http://www.inform.ac/

Local places of worship

The Gurdwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha Southall
Havelock Road, Southall, Mddx UB2 4NP 
Tel: 020 85744311

West London Islamic Centre
West Ealing, London W13 0SQ 
Tel: 020 8840 4140

The Hindu Temple Trust​
Shree Ram Mandir, 22 King Street, Southall, Mddx UB2 4DA 
Tel: 020 8574 0607
Email: reachus@shreerammandir.co.uk

St. Mary’s Church
St. Mary’s Road, Ealing, London, W5 5RH,
Tel: 020 8579 7134
Email: office@st.Marysealing.org.uk

Ealing Green Methodist Church
Ealing Green, Ealing W5 5QT 
Tel: 020 8810 0136

Roman Catholic Church of Saints Peter and Paul
38 Cambourne Avenue, Northfields W13 9QZ 
Tel: 020 8567 5421​
Email: northfields@rcdow.org.uk