You're Invited!


Upcoming Dates:

November 6-9, 2014

Come and experience all aspects of life in the faith- and academic community of Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary, the ELCA’s only west coast seminary, located in Berkeley, California, in the heart of the beautiful and diverse San Francisco Bay Area.

At the heart and core of PLTS, you will also experience the richness of the Graduate Theological Union, an ecumenical and interfaith consortium of schools in the Christian, Muslim, Jewish, Buddhist and other traditions.

PreviewPLTS is offered at no cost to you, apart from your airfare! Housing, meals, and local transportation provided.

PreviewPLTS includes:

  • Class audits in a variety of biblical and theological areas
  • Conversation with faculty and current students
  • Graduate Theological Union theology fair, featuring panel discussions with current faculty and students representing a broad cross-section of GTU schools and faith traditions
  • Conversations with staff from financial aid, housing and candidacy
  • Campus tours of PLTS and other GTU schools
  • Food, fellowship, worship and prayer
  • A good sense of Berkeley and the San Francisco Bay Area
  • Much else besides!

We encourage you to bring a guest. On-campus housing is limited, so register today!

Click here to register.

Office of Admissions

Rev. Holly Johnson, Director of Graduate Admissions
(510) 559-2738

Ed Johnson, Assistant Director of Admissions & Housing Coordinator
(510) 559-2730