The Student Center Foundation is the glue that holds everything together. The Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that owns and oversees the building at 315 North Mills Street, manages the finances, and employs a house manager to run the Concord program. The SCF also provides use of the building for the Christian Science Organization, and underwrites their activities. Please refer to the SCF mission statement for more information.
The Christian Science Organization is a registered student organization comprised chiefly of UW Madison students. The mission of the CSO is to support the daily spiritual needs of students on the UW Madison campus. It is an interfaith organization that welcomes any student, and at meetings we share passages from The Bible and Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy. Please refer to the CSO Bylaws for more information.
The Concord Residential Community, or simply Concord House, is an interfaith dormitory on the UW Madison campus that provides housing and fellowship to students that agree to adhere to the moral codes of the Ten Commandments and the Sermon on the Mount. Please refer to the Concord Informational Page for more information.
The Swope Loan Program is a program sponsored by the Student Center Foundation that offers student loans to any active and earnest student of Christian Science attending a college in the University of Wisconsin (UW) network. Students in need of funding may apply for a loan of up to $5,000 per year, with a maximum of $25,000 outstanding. Please see our Swope Loan Informational Page for more information, or download an application to fill out directly with this link.