2021 Commencement Information
Virtual Commencement Celebration
The Jesuit School of Theology will honor our 2021 graduates in a virtual Commencement ceremony of prayer, reflection, acknowledgement, and conferral of degrees.
JST will confer honorary doctorates upon Elisabeth and Francis Schüssler Fiorenza of Harvard Divinity School.
Saturday, May 22, 2021, 10:00 a.m. PDT
Watch the recorded ceremony program here.
The following two liturgies are also part of the JST Commencement celebrations:
Thursday, May 20, 2021, 5:15 p.m. PDT
JST will send forth lay graduates into ministry and service in a Liturgy of the Word with a Rite of Sending. Professor Chris Hadley, SJ will preside and Associate Dean Alison Benders will preach. A limited number of participants will attend in person in the JST Chapel, while all others may attend online.
Friday, May 21, 2021, 5:15 p.m. PDT
JST will celebrate a Mass giving thanks for all of our May 2021 graduates. Dean Joseph Mueller, SJ will preside and preach. A limited number of participants will attend in the Chapel, while all others may attend online.