We are a church that is energized by lively engagement in our faith and life. ELCA campus ministry is a Lutheran ministry for students, faculty, staff, and others on campus, not just a ministry for Lutherans. Minnesota has ten campus ministries; click here to view a list of campus ministries by state.
The Southwestern Minnesota Synod has four campus ministries:
Southwest Minnesota State University, Marshall, MN
Campus Religious Center
1418 State St.
Marshall, MN 56258
Contact: Jeff Greathouse
University of Minnesota-Morris, Morris, MN
Lutheran Campus Ministry
110 Columbia Ave.
Morris, MN 56267-1340
Contact: In transition
St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN
Lutheran Campus Ministry of St. Cloud
P.O. Box 1001
St. Cloud, MN 56302
Contact: Pr. Courtney Young
Ridgewater College, Willmar, MN
Campus Ministry Center
2100 15th Ave. N.W.
Willmar, MN 56201
Contact: Pr. Amy Juel
LuMin/Lutheran Campus Ministry Network
LuMin is the new brand for Lutheran Campus Ministry Network, which is an association to strengthen and sustain ELCA campus ministry by forming collegial relationships, training professional leaders, and advocating for ministry on college and university campuses. Click here to visit lumin-network.com.
If you are a young adult, or if you know of a young adult who is looking for a community of friends and a way to express faith, consider campus ministry. Young adults experience unique spiritual, intellectual, and emotional challenges. ELCA Campus Ministry seeks to strengthen and support them as they learn and grow. Click here for a student referral form.
Network or ELCA Colleges and Universities
The 26 colleges and universities of the ELCA are dedicated to the freedom of inquiry and the development of the whole person in body, mind and spirit. At ELCA colleges and universities, students are educated for a sense of calling or vocation, opening the path toward a meaningful life of contribution to the common good through whatever career they choose. Click here to find an ELCA Lutheran College or University.
The Southwestern Minnesota Synod has one ELCA College located in our synod:
Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, MN
800 West College Avenue
St Peter, MN 56082