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Lutheran Campus Ministry is a place for all students regardless of religious affiliation. Though it says “Lutheran” in our name, you don’t have to be a Lutheran – or even know anything about church – to get involved. If you are a UW-Madison, Edgewood College, or any other post-secondary student this place is for you.
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About Us

Responding to God’s call, Lutheran Campus Ministry creates an affirming community that provides students with opportunities to deepen faith, engage minds, and serve neighbors.

Lutheran Campus Ministry is centered in Jesus Christ’s embodiment of the love and grace of God. In that spirit, we welcome all UW-Madison, Madison College, and Edgewood students, faculty, and staff to be a part of this community of faith, worship, service, and fellowship.

We’re gearing up to review our Strategic Plan in the new year and would appreciate it if you would take our survey – we’re looking for current students, alumni, and congregation leader input. 

LCM Student Center

Fall Hours: Sunday (2pm – 9pm)
Mon-Thurs (9am – 9pm)
Friday (9am – 2pm)

Located on the corner of N Mills & University, this is the place for students to gather, find free coffee, and a place to belong.

Taste of Grace Lunch

Weekdays at Noon

Each day at noon, Lutheran Campus Ministry invites you to gather around a table for a free lunch – a Taste of Grace.

Worship & Dinner

Sunday Nights

Come to connect with others and with God, grow in your faith and pray for a world in need. Gather for worship at 5:30pm and join in discussion over dinner at about 6:15pm.

Taste of Grace Lunch

At Lutheran Campus Ministry, we believe that God meets us through community, and that community begins when we sit down and share a meal together. This meal is a way for you to experience God’s presence through the friendship you find in one another.

What is grace, anyway?

Lutherans believe that everything that God gives us – life itself, forgiveness of sins, friends and neighbors – is a gift that we cannot earn. This gift is called “grace” and we want you to experience it, which is why we call this lunch a “Taste of Grace.”

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As I reflect on my time in Lutheran Campus Ministry, I am most thankful to God for the people that God brought into my life.

From Rev. Tom Dowling, Pastor at Williams Bay Lutheran Church

It is my hope that I can help to create and shape Christian communities that are as vibrant and active as what I experienced at LCM!

– Ryan Panzer, LCM Alum, MDiv Student in Theology through Luther Seminary


Lutheran Campus Ministry wouldn’t be possible without the generous donations of individuals and congregations who support this ministry. Lutheran Campus Ministry of Madison is a qualified 501(c)3 organization and your donation is tax deductible. You will receive a letter confirming your donation. Please show your support by making your tax-deductible donation today.
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