Union Theological Seminary Academics
 

Academics

Academics


Union Theological Seminary historically has been and remains committed to an intellectual analysis of the claims of faith that is robust, sincere, and of the highest academic quality. The theological disciplines as practiced here take seriously the realities of the world beyond the Seminary. They engage with the challenges posed to faith by secular thought, religious diversity, and the global human experience.

Through our academic programs, we are also committed to a moral response to the challenges the world poses to Christian ethical standards and values, affirming the principle that God's love does not discriminate based on race, gender, sexuality, disability status, wealth or any other characteristic. Our pedagogy therefore embraces a radical critique of systems of injustice that violate this principle.

Our academic programs also seek to reap the benefit of the special opportunities and challenges that arise from our location in New York City, responding creatively to the challenges of a diverse, dynamic global metropolis characterized by extremes of wealth and poverty, inclusion and exclusion.

Features

Snow Storm

Given the emergency preparations being made by city and state officials in anticipation of the coming snow storm, we will close Union’s administrative offices at 3pm today.  Staff who feel they need to leave earlier should talk with their supervisor.
All evening classes are cancelled, per our previous notification.
All classes have been cancelled for Tuesday and all offices will be closed on Tuesday.  There will be limited essential staff on campus tonight and tomorrow to ensure effective functioning of basic services.

 


 

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