Faith directory

Saige Heyer

With the wide variety of students here at Iowa State comes a wide variety of faiths and religions. Ames has many churches to fit the needs of its residents, students and visitors.

The denominations of the churches in and around Ames include Episcopal, Apostolic, Assembly of God, Baptist, Catholic, Christian, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Evangelical, Evangelical Free, Interdenominational, Lutheran, Methodist, Nazarane, Non-denominational, Presbyterian, Reformed Church of America, Seventh Day Adventist, Unitarian Universalist and many more.

For a complete list of churches in Ames by denomination, check out the Ames Chamber of Commerce website at

There is also a chapel at the Memorial Union where students can go to quietly reflect. Symbols of Christian and Jewish faiths are found in the chapel, which is open during the Browsing Library’s hours.