Do you feel called to
spiritual leadership?

At Starr King School for the Ministry we place
radical trust in the possibilities within you.
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Rumi Immersion

Watch reflections from 2014 Rumi Immersion in Istanbul, Turkey

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Welcome to Starr King

Starr King School for the Ministry is a graduate theological school and seminary, a member of the Graduate Theological Union, in Berkeley, Calif. Our roots are deep in the fertile soil of Unitarian Universalism, and our branches embrace the multireligious life and learning that will matter most in this new century. We hold fast to a vision that theological education must focus on the development of the whole person and the calling forth of each person's gifts.

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Unitarian Universalism

Unitarian Universalism

Multireligious Life & Learning


Sacred Activism

Radical Education

Radical Education


Ibrahim Farajajé
Provost, SKSM

Fulfilling Residency Requirements on Immersions — Message from the Office of the Provost

Selam, dear SKSM Community, For the past few years, I have been concerned about the fact that many low-residence students have to come and go from the Berkeley area several … Read More


I am Starr King: Interview with Abbey Tennis

Abbey Tennis Interim Advancement Director Graduate of Starr King, Class of 2014 What inspired you to become a religious leader? A few things … above anything else, I … Read More

Rev. Rosemary Bray McNatt

Repent and Believe in the Gospel of Love

Dear Ones— Wednesday was a busy day, with lots to do—preparation for two big meetings and a retreat, little personal errands I couldn’t seem to get done. My head was full, and … Read More

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