Sacred Spaces On Campus


Image of a garden with a list of the meditate spaces on campus

Sacred Spaces on Campus

There are a number of sacred spaces on Emory's campuses.

Cannon Chapel (Atlanta Campus):

Cannon Chapel Entrance
  • The Sanctuary, third floor of Cannon Chapel
  • Rustin Chapel, small side chapel connected to the Sanctuary
  • Small Prayer Chapel, first floor (downstairs)
  • Room 106, which has a labyrinth design in the carpet, and may be used for personal prayer when not scheduled or scheduled for communal prayer or meditation

Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church

Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church (Atlanta Campus):


Oxford College Chapel

Oxford Campus:

Other Chapels and Prayer Rooms on Emory's Atlanta Campus:


  • ALUMNI MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY CENTER (AMUC):
    Prayer Room, OSRL Office, Suite 125

  • CANDLER SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY:
    Wesley Teaching Chapel

  • EMORY UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL:
    Hospital Chapel, second floor

  • NELL HODGSON WOODRUFF SCHOOL OF NURSING:
    Nursing Learning Center (250 E Ponce de Leon Ave., Decatur), Hines Wellness Room, Room 265
The Robert W. Woodruff Library on campus.

Outdoor Meditative Spaces


The living mandala tree garden

We invite you to take a moment and rest in these spaces around campus.

Contact the Office of Spiritual and Religious Life


Email us: religiouslife@emory.edu

Give us a ring: 404.727.6226

Visit us:
Cannon Chapel, Suite 316
515 Kilgo Circle
Atlanta, GA 30322

Building Skyline overlooking a park