Kay Spiritual Life Center

American University’s place for meaning, purpose, and community

Attendees at the Kay 50th Celebration

Events in Kay

Though we're currently serving the community online, Kay typically offers a rich array of events — tea time, soup with substance, services and more. 

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Kay chapel with interfaith symbols

Our communities of faith and the chaplains who serve them are ready to help you reflect, find comfort, learn, and grow. Learn about the rich spiritual diversity you can find in Kay.

Explore our Faith Communities

John Wesley preaching outside a church

Our Methodist Values

How does AU today reflect the Methodist values with which we were founded?

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Adeel Zeb gives the 2017 Poynter lecture in the Kay Chapel

The Poynter Lecture

Our annual lecture series brings a lecturer who exemplifies the highest ideals of compassion and justice for a world in need.

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Student Religious Accommodations

On occasion, religious observance necessitates an accommodation for students pertaining to academic, housing, dining, or health related purposes. If you have a need for such a religious accommodation, submit a request through Kay.

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