World class training for effective ministry in the university setting.

Reach the University Institute (RUI) is Chi Alpha’s premier annual training conference. By attending you are joining with hundreds of others who have decided to commit a season or a lifetime in reaching secular university students. At RUI you will hear from respected and seasoned campus missionaries from across the nation, participate in electives, and join with others in small groups.  God has faithfully used RUI to intersect people’s lives at just the right time for training, encouragement, and direction. Please join us for another historic moment!

Registration: Monday, June 5 at 2:30 PM
Departure: Morning of Monday, June 12 after breakfast
First meal provided: Dinner on Monday, June 5 at 5:30 PM
Registration: $449 single | $299 spouse
Deposit of $50 per person due when you register.
Location: Drury University in Springfield, MO.

Directions to Drury University

I am planning on being a campus missionary associate this year. Is RUI for me?

Definitely yes, RUI is an excellent preparation for your service on campus.

If I fly into Springfield, will transportation from the airport to Drury University be provided? What about transportation to the airport for departures?

We will be happy to provide transportation to/from the airport on the starting and ending dates of your conference. When it gets closer to RUI, we will have a form for you to fill out with your flight information.

Will bedding and towels be provided?

Yes, pillows, sheets, blankets, and bath towels are provided.

Are meals provided?

Yes, all meals are provided starting with dinner on Monday, June 5, 2017 at 5:30 pm.

May I bring my children to RUI?

Drury does not allow children under 18 to stay overnight on campus. Families with children can email for information about alternate arrangements. Children over age 2 will be charged for meals on campus. Children should not attend any teaching sessions.

What if I need special arrangements?

Any special arrangements may be discussed with April Woodham. You may reach April via email or at 417-862-2781 ext. 1429.

How do I register as a married couple?

All attendees must be registered separately. If you are registering yourself and another individual, please complete your registration with payment and then register any other individuals.  For couples, register one person for RUI (or Pioneering) and the second as RUI (or Pioneering) spouse.

I'm engaged now, but will be married by the time RUI comes around. Do I register as single or married?

Please register as married and include your or your fiancée’s maiden and married names.

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