Explore Your Calling. Discover Your Place.

Together at Urbana 18, we will worship the King of kings. We will receive Revelation’s message of a bright hope and the call to persevere. We will seek out God’s call, committing our lives and passions to his global mission.

Afternoon Program

Urbana’s afternoon program is a space dedicated to helping you find specific ways to join God’s global mission using your gifts and passions. You’ll have hundreds of different options to choose from that will guide, encourage, and challenge you.


Already know how and where God wants you to serve? Wondering if a specific type of missions is right for you? Trying to find people who share your passions?

Tracks help you deeply explore a particular kind of missions during Urbana. Their customized content and experienced speakers are committed to helping you discern God’s call. You’ll also have the chance to connect with others who share your interests and passions.*

*You don’t have to join a track to attend Urbana 18.

Business Track

Global Students Track

Justice Track

Ministry and Missions Leadership Track

Find out if you should be part of a track by taking our survey.


Why have a hackathon at a missions conference? What is it? Who can participate?

Learn more and join #Hack4Missions


Wondering how missions relates to other parts of life? Searching for practical guidance? Wanting to hear from someone from the field?

Our seminar speakers are experienced leaders, experts, and practitioners in missions who look forward to guiding you. Urbana will host more than 200 seminars on topics like technology and mission, global issues, healthcare, justice, missions 101, and missions in every sector. Find the seminars that are engaging and relevant to you and consider how God wants you to serve in his mission.