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Students & Community Life

Students & Community Life

The study of theology is enhanced within community. Boston University School of Theology (STH) cultivates a unique communal and spiritual life that nurtures and supports its students to that end. There is no shortage of ways to grow holistically here.

A Tradition of Belonging

for the Next Generation

Alumnus Nathan Bakken spoke at the Wednesday Worship Service on October 17, 2018, about the tradition of belonging at STH that carries on through current students into the next generation. Bakken speaks to why STH is a good community for queer people as it looks to bring in the next generation.

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Current Students

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Community Principles

Read about the principles we believe should govern our collective work together as a professional graduate institution.

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Student Groups

Welcoming student groups cultivate environments for students to learn, grow, and have fun.

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STH's diversity statement affirms BU’s efforts to increase and enhance diversity, equity, and inclusion as part of our daily lives.

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Spiritual Life

Here at the School of Theology, we are intentional about cultivating practices that enhance the human relationship with the Holy. Learn more about what spiritual life is like here.

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International Students

We strive to be a home away from home for international students, many of whom may be coming to the United States for the first time.

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Changing the world is a cliché only to those who don't. If you want to make a difference, make STH your next move. Since 1839, we've prepared leaders to do good. Of course, every calling is unique, so click below to discern the right path for you. Then join our many distinguished alumni who have shaped history, whether around the block or around the globe.

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