institutional information

Union theological seminary in the city of new york was founded in 1836 and incorporated in 1839 under a charter granted by the legislature of the state of new york. its programs are registered by the new york state education department.

union theological seminary is accredited by the commission on accrediting of the association of theological schools. the following degree programs are approved: m.div., m.a., s.t.m., ph.d. in addition,  union is accredited by the middle states commission on higher education.

to view union theological seminary’s title ix policy (revised aug. 2020), click here*.

to view union theological seminary’s anti-discrimination and harassment policy, click here.

*revised august 2020



financial aid

for information regarding tuition costs, financial aid eligibility, types of loans, and withdrawals, please consult the financial aid page.

annual security
& Fire Safety Reports

institutions of higher education are required by federal law to publicly disclose campus crime and fire statistics. your personal safety and the security of the campus community are of vital concern to union theological seminary. the annual security report is available below. the report includes statistics for the most recent three-year period concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus, in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by union, and on public property within or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. it also includes the previous year’s fire statistics of incidents in dormitories. this site also contains links to information regarding the local law enforcement department (26th precinct), and more on union’s policies concerning campus security and the reporting of any crimes which may occur on the campus is forthcoming.

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  1. 2018 crime and fire safety report
  2. 2018 residential hall fire report
  3. 2017 campus safety and security survey (clery report)
  4. 2017 crime statistics
  5. 2017 crime and fire safety report
  6. 2017 residence hall fires
  7. 2015 compstat police report (26th precinct)

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