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The Religious Studies Department remains open to serve our campus community and guests. We will continue to host virtual office hours and meetings by appointment ONLY to remain in compliance with University directives for practicing social distancing.

Religious Studies faculty and staff will continue to work remotely and will be in our offices ONLY for scheduled appointments.
Faculty and Staff are available using email to arrange for appointments.  These appointments will be held by phone or online via a video conferencing platform.  

Students, please continue to monitor your email and Spartan Alerts for the latest information from UNCG.


The Department of Religious Studies develops and delivers programs of study for majors and minors that provide students with a solid foundation in Religious Studies as a discipline in the liberal arts. In the case of majors, this training prepares students with sufficient talent and inclination to advance to graduate study in the field and in cognate fields.

Student Voices

Assemblages Anti-Oppression Works: Yathrip Abdelgadir

In today’s world,  societies are multi-dimensional and understanding the dynamics of power is critical. The Assemblages Anti-Oppression Works at UNCG […]

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Alumni Spotlight

Lillian Penny Carden

I was interested in so many different things, and I loved learning about many different kinds of people and their beliefs. I also really enjoyed the history aspect of Religious Studies – learning why wars were started, who wrote which parts of the Bible, and how/when different religions developed.

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Faculty Bookshelf

Prayer and Worship in Eastern Christianities, 5th to 11th Centuries (2017)

Derek Krueger, Editor Prayer and Worship in Eastern Christianities, 5th to 11th Centuries forges a new conversation about the diversity […]

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Recent News

Religious Studies Spring 2021 Courses

October 9, 2020

It is time to register for the spring semester! The UNC Greensboro Religious Studies Department is excited to announce its […]

Dr. Rohit Singh Receives Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award

August 20, 2020

Congratulations to Religious Studies Visiting Assistant Professor Dr. Rohit Singh for receiving the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award to India for […]

Dr. Grieve will give a Talk on August 26 at 7pm

August 17, 2020

Religious Studies, Department Head Dr. Gregory Price Grieve will give an artist talk, “Incomplete Transmission: A partial retrospective of Gregory […]

UNCG is proud of the diversity of its student body and is committed to its mission to provide access and opportunity for all. In the Department of Religious Studies, we recognize the diversity of our students’ backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives as a particularly valuable asset that enables all of us to more deeply explore religion’s complex manifestations and impacts upon our world. We seek to provide an inclusive campus community that reflects and values the diversity of our world.