College Minister

The Office of the Chaplain

The office of the Chaplain or College Minister shares the same vision as stated in the mission of Allen University.

This Office Provides:

  • Pastoral Care and Ministry to student’s faculty and staff.
  • Worship and preaching, Vesper Service
  • Coordinate and share preaching and worship with other faith groups
  • Coordinate volunteers
  • Counseling
  • Spiritual Assessments
  • Host programs on matters of justice , faith, and spirituality
  • Develops outreach projects, discussion groups, seminars to foster spiritual exploration, growth and engagement.
  • Weddings
  • Baptisms
  • Other religious rites
  • Notary Public

The Office of the Chaplain is located in Sons of Allen Chapel.
Office hours: 8:00am – 5:00pm

Dr. Gregory Grooms Sr.
University Chaplain
Phone:  803-376-5738