Office of Student Life
Creates an inclusive space of co-curricular learning focused on supporting each student and providing opportunities for growth through engagement in JST liturgy and school community life.
JST operates conveniently located, affordable apartment buildings that are blocks from JST and walking distance to downtown Berkeley and rapid transit.
Formation At JST
Attend community Masses and lay-led liturgies, weekly dinners, community service projects, reflection sessions, and retreats. JST also offers students the opportunity to live in intentional community.
A Place for Dynamic Conversations Across Faith Traditions
The Graduate Theological Union, a consortium of theological schools and centers of study, provides our students the opportunity to cross-register at any of the member schools and access the GTU library, which houses the largest theological collection in the West.
Take a Tour
Take a tour around JST, the city of Berkeley, and our partner school the Graduate Theological Union.
Watch this virtual tour to see our campus and learn more about JST.
Learn more about what it means to be a part of an ecumenical and interreligious consortium of graduate schools, just steps from U.C. Berkeley. This virtual tour explains the partnership among the consortial schools.
At JST I have learned how to critically and prayerfully reflect on my experiences in ministry. Contextual theology does not shy away from the complexities of lived experiences; but, rather, it values the intricacies of experience and provides an interdisciplinary framework for action and reflection.