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GTUx — Where Religion Meets the World

Virtual Gallery Exhibition

GTU Sacred World Art Collection

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Faith Traditions

Available for study through GTU's many programs, centers, and schools

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Scholarly Institutions

Combining to form a diverse community for religious study

200 +

Faculty Across the Consortium

To guide your academic career

A Diverse Institution of

Groundbreaking Religious Scholarship

The GTU is the most comprehensive center for the graduate study of religion in North America, bringing together scholars of the world’s great religions and wisdom traditions. Discover the more than twenty schools, centers, and affiliates that form this one-of-a-kind union.

An Educational Community to

Pursue Your Deepest Intentions

The GTU supports intensive scholarly inquiry and deep personal engagement with religious tradition and practice. Students pursue their interests within a diverse community composed of many smaller communities, in an atmosphere of multi-religious freedom, curiosity, respect, and dialogue.

A Graduate School Where

Religion Engages the World

Whether your studies involve interreligious topics or in-depth inquiry within a particular tradition, the GTU offers exceptional opportunities for critical and creative scholarship. Through four interdisciplinary departments and more than thirty specific concentrations, our master’s and doctoral programs invite innovative study of religion in a twenty-first century context.

Refresh Your Research : Drop In Library Q&A

Discover tips & tricks to master library research during the Fall 2021 semester.

Online Event
2:00pm

GTU Welcome Reception

The GTU Dean’s Office cordially invites all members of the GTU Consortial Community, new and returning MA and PhD students, faculty, and staff to a virtual GTU Welcome Reception. Please join us online in celebration of the new academic year!

Interim Dean Dr. Elizabeth Peña will present a brief...

Online Event
4:00pm

Biblical Exegesis Workshop

Learn to use library resources for biblical exegesis

Online Event
10:00am