Reverend Robert French

111 Main Building


(off-campus) 315-364-8543


Places of Worship

In Aurora:

Good Shepherd Catholic Community (Includes St. Patrick's in Aurora and churches in Union Springs, King Ferry, and Moravia) Main Street, 364.7197

Fr. Richard Shatzel, Deacon Dennis Donahue


United Ministry of Aurora (Presbyterian and Episcopalian) 337 Main Street Rev.

Bob French, 364.8543



Poplar Ridge Friends Meeting (Quaker)

Poplar Ridge Rd.Pastor Ruth Bradley, 497.2254


Faith Assembly of God 364.5152


Ledyard United Methodist Church

St. Rt. 34B Rev. Russ Riddell, 497.1714


King Ferry Presbyterian Church

St. Rt. 90 Rev. Robert Godbout, 364.7235


Scipioville Presbyterian Church

St. Rt. 34B Rev. Barbara Wright, 364.5110


Seventh Day Adventist Church

40 Spring St., Union Springs

Rev. Timothy Bailey, 889.5643


Ray of Hope Church (LBQT)


St. James AME Zion Church


Spiritual Life

College and Visiting Chaplains

Rev. Bob French, College Chaplain

Office Hours:
Wednesday: 3 pm - 5 pm

Friday: 1 pm - 3 pm


The College Chaplain supervises religious activities on campus and provides opportunities for social action and community service. He serves as a link to religious organizations in Aurora and the surrounding area. Wells has no religious affiliation and participation in religious activities is voluntary. There are a number of student-led religious groups on campus. Rev. French plans and leads religious activities on campus. He is available to students, faculty and staff for pastoral counseling. He is also the adviser for the Community Service and Activism Board and he coordinates the college's community service activities.


Also here to serve you:

Deacon Dennis Donahue, Good Shepherd Catholic Community

Rev. Dr. Linda S. Schwab, Chaplain Associate, Visiting