The Emory University Office of Spiritual and Religious Life (OSRL) is honored to assist the Emory community with responding to the passing of students, faculty, and staff members when appropriate. This page contains family funeral and campus memorial service information when OSRL is assisting a family, friends, and the university community with responding to the death of a member of our university community. Information about pastoral care, grief and loss support, and memorial services is also available on the OSRL website.



Emory University expresses its deepest condolences on the passing of Oxford College student Krisha Patel. 

For more information or support on Oxford campus, please contact Oxford College chaplain The Rev. Dr. Lyn Pace at

For information or support on Atlanta campus, please contact Dean of Religious Life The Rev. Dr. Gregory McGonigle or Chaplain Brni. Shweta Chaitanya at


Memorial information will remain on this page for 90 days. To learn more about university response to student loss, please visit the Campus Life website.