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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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Courses, internships, fieldwork and more. Learn your way.

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



I Am Starr King: A Tribute to Dr. Ibrahim Farajaje

On February 9, 2016, Starr King School for the Ministry’s Provost and Professor of Islamic and Cultural Studies, Dr. Ibrahim Abdurrahman Farajaje, passed away. He was a beloved … Read More

Ibrahim Farajaje

Our Great Loss

Dear Ones, It is with great sadness that I share the news that our beloved colleague, teacher and friend Ibrahim Farajajé died last night at Alta Bates Medical Center in … Read More

Mandy Goheen

I Am Starr King: Interview with Mandy Goheen

Mandy Goheen 3rd Year M.Div. Student   What inspired you to become a religious leader? I was as a volunteer with an interfaith community-organizing group around … Read More

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