Interfaith & Spirituality

Interfaith & Spirituality

Interfaith & Spirituality @ UTM

Interfaith & spirituality programming provides religious and spiritual support and care for the students, staff, and faculty of the University of Toronto Mississauga. It offers and supports events and programs on diverse topics that support the faith development of the campus community, provides religious and spiritual counselling, and facilitates prayer and meditation groups, learning circles, and religious and spiritual education. It serves as a resource for the Centre for Student Engagement, and as a liaison between the campus community (e.g., faith-based student groups) and Faith Groups in the Peel Region. 

 

What Programming Do We Offer?

There are a number of initiatives taking place at the University of Toronto Mississauga to support faith and spirit-based activities, programs, and events. Some of them include:

Initiative

Description

Social Media Campaigns
  • Social media campaigns highlighting important topics related to faith
  • Celebrating holidays and traditions
Campus Faith Leader Association
  • Multi-faith group to speak about important topics to support students of faith
  • Working together to develop programming to support students of faith
Events
  • Monthly events highlighting important topics related to faith & spirituality
  • Regular collaboration with departments, including the Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Office, Hart House, International Education Centre, and the Multifaith Centre
  • Opportunities to gather as a community, including celebrations and vigils
Outreach
  • Campus tabling initiatives to promote a faith-based topic
  • Opportunities to connect with campus faith leaders
Support
  • Regular support available to students who are looking for faith-based supports, including information about prayer and worship spaces
  • Spiritual counselling available through campus faith leaders

 

Inquiries

For all questions regarding Interfaith & Spirituality at UTM, please contact:

Sako Khederlarian

Student Engagement Coordinator, Student Groups & Interfaith