Inviting the Trailblazer and the Traditionalist

Where the seeker and yearning spirit explore the boundless possibilities of the divine in the world

From the Sanctuary to the Boardroom to the Streets

Where capacity for integrity, ethics and compassion is integral wherever we serve

Building a Beloved Community

Where all people share in the wealth of the earth, and where poverty, bigotry and discrimination are not tolerated

Center for Arts, Faith & Culture

Where integration of the arts and theology is an expression of the spirit

Home to Interfaith and Intercultural Initiatives

Where every graduate has academic grounding and personal experience to lead in a pluralistic society

United is a theological graduate school that welcomes and embraces life’s big questions. With access to unique resources, students hone their intellectual capacity, illuminate their spirituality and learn the lessons of compassionate leadership. Located minutes from the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, United comprises people from all faith traditions, life stages and perspectives. Begin your path to discover, prepare for and live your calling.


“The Fire Within” – Works by Fred Kaemmer
Fred Kaemmer Glasswork

““It is this balance between serendipity and control that is at the core of my work and motivates me to try new things.”

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Ties that Blind: Race and the Criminal Justice System – October 16
Ties that Blind

Racial disparity in incarceration rates is topic of this conference for those in legal and religious fields…

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Nominate a Distinguished Alum
Anita C. Hill '87 '00

Submit your Distinguished Alum nominee! Nominations are due November 1.

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Save the Date! United Days 2016—May 19 & 20
United Days 2016

Two days of reconnecting and learning.

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“Spirit Moves” – Collage with Transfer Dyes with Kimber Olson

Discover personally symbolic imagery...

9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
"The Intersection" Art Studio
Manna, Mammon and Market Capitalism: Toward a Theology and Practice of Sabbath Economics

Featuring Ched Myers & Robert Two Bulls...

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Bigelow Chapel
Community Worship - Episcopalian Celebration

Bishop Brian Prior preaching, lunch follows...

11:35 AM - 12:05 PM
Bigelow Chapel
Conference – Ties that Blind: Race and the Criminal Justice System

Racial disparity in Minnesota's justice system...

8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
United campus
Fred Kaemmer Exhibition Opening Reception & Artist Talk

Brilliant, exquisite reflections of the sacred...

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bigelow Chapel
Community Worship - United Methodist Celebration

Bishop Bruce R. Ough preaching...

11:35 AM - 12:05 PM
Bigelow Chapel
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