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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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Recap: Grad Reunion & Mentorship Weekend

On January 9-11, Starr King was pleased to host our first Graduate Reunion and Mentorship Weekend. The festivities began with graduates joining us for our traditional Threshold … Read More

Recap: Spring Orientation 2020

On Thursday, January 9, 2020, we welcomed the eight newest students to Starr King School for the Ministry during our Threshold Ceremony and Vespers Service. This marked our final … Read More

Message from Dr. Gabriella Lettini

Please watch the following message from Dr. Gabriella Lettini, Dean of Faculty and Chief Academic Officer at Starr King School for the Ministry, about a recent decision she has … Read More

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