Calvary Lutheran Chapel is a welcoming church community 

that invites you to join us as we grow together in faith and in service to Jesus.


Come as you are! 





Calvary Lutheran Chapel

    Sharing the love of Jesus in the UW Madison community

Calvary Lutheran Chapel is a welcoming church community that invites you to join as we grow together in faith and in service to Jesus.


Come as you are!

Welcome to the Spring Semester!


  • Sunday service starts at 11am.

  • Wednesday Vespers at 7pm.

  • Free meal before Vespers (at 6:30pm) and after Sunday service (at 12pm)!

  • Follow the link to reserve rooms at Calvary for study activities, group projects, game nights, etc.! Email Joan at with the date, time, room, and activity you're planning on, to secure your reservation.

International Friendship Center


International students and families welcome!

IFC events include:


  • Free English conversation classes

  • Bible studies

  • Special events and activities


Click here for more information about the IFC.


To help fund Calvary's Ministry:


We would appreciate your financial support to help us sustain our ministry. To donate to Calvary, please click the button below.

Where to Find Us

We’re at the corner of State Street and North Lake Street, right above the UW Bookstore: 

701 State Street

Madison, WI, 53703




Pastor Dan Anderson:


International Friendship Center Director: Judy Tang

Music Director:

Josh Vaughn

Admin Assistant:

Joan Ostrowsky


Leadership Team President:

Erin Henrichs

Message us Now:

Students and alumni, Calvary would love to hear from you! If you have questions, or want to receive Calvary's regular newsletter, please contact us through or simply fill out the form below.


You can request a physical or e-mail copy of our newsletter.

An outreach of the South Wisconsin District

of the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod


Affiliate of Mount Olive Lutheran Church

All of Calvary is newly remodeled. Any day this semester, you are welcome to study and socialize in our space with complimentary WiFi and refreshments.

"I was welcomed and at home from the very first  Sunday I walked into Calvary." – Alex R.

Special Events


Every year, Calvary holds unique Special Events.

This year's events include:


  • Mini-Mission Trips

  • Retreats

  • Home Fellowships

  • Servant Events