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Commencement 2016

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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

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Radical Education


New Application Deadlines

New Application Deadlines

Prospective students - Our application deadlines have changed. Please refer to the following dates should you feel called to pursue a transformative theological education at … Read More


Celebrating Dr. Ibrahim Farajaje: A Pioneer of Islamic Studies

Come, come, whoever you are. Wanderer, worshipper, lover of leaving. It doesn’t matter. Ours is not a caravan of despair. Come, even if you have broken your vow a hundred … Read More

SKSM at Womens March

#SKSMshowsup for the Women’s March

On the weekend of the Women’s March on Washington (Jan. 21, 2017), dozens of Starr King community members joined marches in cities across the nation, including Washington DC, … Read More

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