UH Day of Remembrance

The A.D. Bruce Religion Center is hosting the University of Houston’s annual Day of Remembrance. This day is set aside to honor the students, faculty, staff, and members of the community who have passed away in 2015. This year’s ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday, March 8, 2016 from 12:00pm – 1:00pm in the University Chapel. The service is open to the entire community.

This interfaith ceremony is coordinated by the Campus Ministries Association, and features varied liturgy from several campus ministers as well as remarks from Dr. Richard Walker, Vice Chancellor/Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Services.


The A.D. Bruce Religion Center is the focal point for many on-campus religious and spiritual activities. It is a bustling center of many ongoing educational programs and activities focusing on religious issues with an emphasis on Interfaith Dialogue. The A.D. Bruce Religion Center offers a place for both quiet meditation and spiritual growth.

The Center provides office space and facilities for eleven charter campus ministries and three Registered Student Organizations. University of Houston students, faculty, and staff often use the center for programs, meetings, and other important special occasions. Several general purpose rooms are also available for worship, study, discussions, and reflection. The Religion Center also has the University Chapel and one and the Meditation Chapel which is available for weekend events. The University Chapel is a popular venue for weddings, quinceañeras, baptisms, funerals & memorials, recitals, commencements and lectures.

No religious affiliation or relationship to the University of Houston is required to host your event at the A.D. Bruce Religion Center.

For more information on religious programming or information on center services browse our services page or contact the Religion Center Manager at (713) 743-5050. More information is also available in room 113 in the Religion Center.