Nurturing Leaders. Changing Lives.

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Lead on. We're with you.

For those who’ve heard God’s call to leadership, we’re here to make the journey with you, connecting you with what you need to flourish as difference-makers. That’s our commitment as the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry. GBHEM.

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United Methodist Campus Ministry Association

The United Methodist Campus Ministry Association (UMCMA) is a professional network engaging in support and advocacy.

Our Vision For the Future:

We envision a church that passionately loves college students as much as God does, and offers God’s transforming love to every student, on every campus, in every generation.

Values Integral to our Mission:

  • Grounded in our faith and the Wesleyan tradition
  • Shared passion for the United Methodist tradition
  • Shared passion for students
  • Committed to students
  • Communication with colleagues
  • Resourcing
  • Mutual support
  • Systemic vision
  • Reaching out
  • Intentionally inclusive
  • Disciple-making
  • Leadership development
  • Training
  • Relationships
  • Advocacy
  • Shared vision

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National Association of College and University Chaplains

A multifaith professional community supporting spiritual and ethical life in higher education.