Chapel Hours

The Chapel is open daily from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. We recognize all holidays observed by the University. Occasionally, in circumstances of inclement weather, the Chapel business hours may vary.

Chapel Services

Worship services are held every Sunday during the academic year at 11:00 a.m. in Cramton Auditorium unless otherwise noted. The auditorium is centrally located on the campus of Howard University at 2455 Sixth St, NW, Washington, DC 20059. Telephone 202-806-7194.

Gifts to the Chapel

We welcome your participation in the life and ministry of the Chapel. For information and assistance in making gifts to the Chapel, please contact the Office of the Dean of the Chapel at 202-806-7280.

Travel Directions to Andrew Rankin Memorial Chapel

Howard University is accessible by vehicle and public transportation. The Chapel is located immediately inside the main gate of Howard University.

Driving and Parking

For information concerning driving directions and parking, please see

Public Transportation

For information concerning transportation by bus and rail, please see

Schedule of Speakers

Broadcast and Recordings of Chapel Services

Chapel Services are broadcast the following week each Sunday at 11:00 a.m. on Howard University radio station, WHUR-FM 96.3. The Easter Chapel service is a live broadcast.

Recordings of Chapel services may be ordered by mail or by appointment. Call 202-806-7911 for more information. Recordings are also available immediately after the worship service. Recordings of recent services (2011) may be purchased in person at the Howard University Bookstore located at 2225 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20059, Monday through Friday between 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m and Saturdays 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Contact Information

Howard University
Andrew Rankin
Memorial Chapel

Sixth Street &
Howard Place, N.W.
Washington, DC 20059

Tel: 202-806-7280
Fax: 202-806-4641

Site Credits

Ron Ceasar
William Lee
Kea Marie Prather
Jonathan Harden
Jim Wells