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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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Priority Application Deadline February 1, 2019

The first priority application deadline for the Fall 2019 term is fast approaching!  If we receive your application by February 1, 2019 the application fee of $65.00 is waived. We … Read More

Highlights: Spring 2019 Orientation

Starr King School for the Ministry welcomed 10 new students to the school during Spring Orientation January 9-11, 2019. They were greeted by current students, faculty, and staff in … Read More

Highlights: Fall 2018 Convocation

On Tuesday, September 4, graduates, students, faculty/staff, trustees, and friends of SKSM gathered in the Fireside Room for the Fall 2018 Opening Convocation. We heard from both … Read More

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