UMass Amherst Religious and Spiritual Life

Religious and Spiritual Life at UMass Amherst
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Christian Organizations and Advisers
at UMass Amherst

Christian organizations on campus
There are a wide variety of Christian organizations on campus, including the private organizations listed in the table below. Click on the organization's name for a link to their website. Or for more information, email the contact person (by clicking on their name) or give them a call. They're here to help you!!

Christian RSO's
There are many Christian student groups at UMass Amherst. To see the list of active organizations, with contact information, go to Campus Pulse (which is a sort of campus Facebook).

Local churches
There are also numerous churches in the Five-College Area which serve a wide variety of Christian denominations. For a directory of churches (and contact info), click here.

The organizations and advisers listed below are committed to serving the spiritual needs of UMass students...

Organization and Website

Contact Name and Email


Athletes in Action

Ric Haupt


Catholic Newman Center

Fr. Gary Dailey

413-549-0300 ext. 101

Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship

Shane Adams


Cru (Campus Crusade for Christ)

Ric Haupt


EPIC Movement (Asian American)

Ric Haupt


First Baptist Church

Joshua Raskin

413-549-3596 ext. 13

Immanuel Lutheran Church

Rev. Steven Wilco


Intervarsity Christian Fellowship

Elizabeth Booher



Robert Krumrey


The Navigators (Navs)

Nate Daman


Orthodox Christian Fellowship

Nicholas Groves


Presbyterian Church USA

Rev. Thomas E. Fisher


Seventh Day Adventist

Prof. Wilmore Webley

United Christian Foundation (Congregationalist, Methodist, Presbyterian, and other Protestant)

Rev. Kent Higgins