Center for Urban Engagement


Being a part of Urban experience provides you the opportunity to serve the Chicago community while building friendships that will last a lifetime.


Wheaton Passage

August 5-17, 2017

Cost $795

  • You will meet at Wheaton College on August 5th and board vans to the Wheaton College Urban Studies facility located in the Uptown neighborhood, one of Chicago's most diverse communities.
  • Once in Chicago, you will be living and working in community (sleeping, cooking and eating meals) with your fellow classmates under the leadership of highly trained HoneyRock staff members.

  • Dedicated to community service, you will interface with different organizations that are ministering throughout the city of Chicago.

  • Prepare for Passage by checking the Urban Experience Packing List (to be provided in 2017).


HoneyRock Passage Urban Track

All tracks will come together August 12 at HoneyRock for several days of small group discussions with Wheaton College faculty, service projects in the local community, and activities. On August 17, all Passage students will travel back to Wheaton in time for on-campus orientation.

During Passage, students are enrolled in CE 131: Introduction to Spiritual Formation and receive 2 hours of course credit. Students will complete reading and writing assignments before and after coming to HoneyRock as part of the course experience.

If you have questions about the program or need assistance in the registration process, please call Silas Wade, our Passage Coordinator at 715-479-7474 ext. 108 or email at


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