Santa Clara University

Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University in Berkeley

Prospective Students

Welcome to the Jesuit School of Theology!

On behalf of the entire staff, faculty and student body, thank you for your interest in our school and in the study of theology. As you begin your search, we encourage you to use this website in order to become familiar with our degree programs, the diverse interests of our exceptional faculty, and the many ministerial and academic opportunities that await you here in the Bay Area.

The variety of degree programs offered at JST serves the needs of a student body composed of women and men from over forty countries who are committed to a 2000-year-old-faith, and a 21st century approach. We hope that this site is helpful to you and we look forward to meeting you in the near future. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us with any questions you may have as you discern the program that is right for you!

Best Wishes,

The Admissions Team

Request Information

Introduce yourself to us by filling out the request information form. Click the button below and enter your information. As soon as we receive your request we will be in touch with you and send you a packet of detailed information about academics and graduate life at JST.

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Plan A Visit

We invite you to visit our school and community in Berkeley, California. The best way to decide if graduate studies in theology at JST is right for you is to come for a visit! During a visit you will have the opportunity to:

We encourage you to take advantage of this great opportunity! To begin to plan your visit, click the button below.

Plan A Visit

How to Navigate the JST Site

As you may have noticed, the admissions portion of our site is designed to help you navigate the admissions process. When you visit the admissions/programs page you will find a list of our programs. Click on a program that interests you and you will find a brief introduction, program specific prerequisites, and the application checklist for the program. This is also where you will find the links to apply online and to download a printable application.

If you are interested in learning about a particular program in depth, please visit the academics/programs page and select the program that you would like to learn more about. Here you can find out degree specific academic information: degree objectives, coursework distributions, degree requirements, and other important facts about each of our academic programs.

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Contact Information

Laura Nieto

Senior Administrative Assistant for Enrollment and Marketing
(510) 549-5033

Kristin Casey

Associate Director of Enrollment Management
(510) 549-5013

Mailing Address
Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University
ATTN: Admissions
1735 LeRoy Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709

Call toll-free in the US and Canada
1 (800) 824-0122

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