Message from the Dean

Welcome to the University of Chicago Divinity School, a space and a community dedicated to some of the most important, most exhilarating, and most humbling questions of humanity.

Message from the Dean

Leadership & Administration

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OUR SURROUNDINGS

Swift Hall

Our home, Swift Hall, is at the heart of a beautiful, green campus in a world-class city.

ACCESSIBILITY and BUILDING RESOURCES MAPS CAMPUS and STUDENT LIFE
Grounds of Being

The Divinity School's student-run coffeeshop, famous for its excellent baristas and religion-themed wall art.

GROUNDS OF BEING
Joseph Bond Chapel

A gorgeous space for performance, ceremonial and worship events, including Tuesday's noon "Open Space" reflection.

BOND CHAPEL
Disciples Divinity House

An exceptional residential scholarship program cultivating the arts of ministry and scholarship.

DISCIPLES DIVINITY HOUSE

Divinity School PhDs

View more information about our current PhD students or advanced students who are available for employment.

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SIGHTINGS

Sightings reports and comments twice a week on the role of religion in current events.

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Sightings displays the kaleidoscope of religious activity: a reflection of how religious currents are shaping and being shaped in the world.

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HISTORY & MISSION

model of swift hall

The first president of The University of Chicago, William Rainey Harper, believed that a great research university should include the study of religion, preparing students for careers in research, teaching, and leadership.

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Accreditation

The University of Chicago is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The Divinity School is accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada, and the following degree programs are approved: AMRS, MDiv, MA, PhD.  Read more.