The Institutes chaplain provide a range of services to students including:
How can I contact the Chaplain?
The Chaplain operates an open-door policy all year round, welcoming students from all religions or none. Contact is maintained with representatives of all faiths in the community. The Chaplaincy service encompasses a large group of students and staff who work with the Chaplain to help students in every way possible. Chaplaincy is not just about problems. It is also about creating an atmosphere to facilitate personal growth. It is about friendship - bringing people together, breaking down barriers that sometimes separate us. It is about giving people confidence to discover their real worth and dignity and harnessing human skills and talents, placing them at the service of the wider community. Above all, it is about service and care and helping students to make the most of their opportunities at third-level. The Chaplaincy services are available on both campuses. The schedule is as follows:
Specifically the Chaplain can provide assistance in finding accommodation, support for financial difficulties (Benevolent Fund) and facilitate your involvement in charitable fund raising and peer support.
The Institute Quiet Room
The Institute has a Quiet Room in both the North Campus and South Campus. The Quiet Room can be used as a place to reflect, pray or if you just want to get away and give yourself space in a peaceful environment. The Quiet Room can be found in Room S237 in the North Campus and can be found in Room A124 in the South Campus. Mass is celebrated each day as follows: