June 1, 2020

Letter from President James Nieman

In recent months, we have been witnessing a repeated loop of harm and violence toward black persons across America. This culminated most recently in George Floyd’s murder one week ago, but that loop is certainly not ending.

May 8, 2020

Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago offers Virtual Open House

The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago extends the invitation to all discerning their call to ministry or contemplating next steps in their careers to join LSTC’s first ever Virtual Open House, scheduled for May 20, 2020, at 7 p.m. CST.

May 8, 2020

LSTC 160th Commencement May 17

On May 17 at 2:30 p.m., the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago will celebrate its 160th commencement and honor the 39 members of the Class of 2020.

Go Deeper

A community of renowned faculty and dedicated students accompany you into the deep dive of academic life. But that’s only one reason you’re able to go deeper here. We’re also not afraid of life-changing questions.

Read Student Stories

Our students are from

22 countries around the world

Go Further

LSTC is a small school with big possibilities. Through our relationships with 11 neighboring seminaries and our on-campus centers, and by learning and living with students from around the world, you’ll go further without even leaving the city.

Learn about living in Chicago

A network of

11 neighboring seminaries

Go Beyond

Our innovative Public Church curriculum offers learning experiences beyond the classroom to help prepare you for a lifetime of ministry in the church and world.

Take the Next Step

Our alumni serve as

Pastors Chaplains Teachers Counselors Administrators
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