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Divinity School

Timeless Wisdom, Cherished Values

Yale Divinity School fulfills the university’s historic mission of training leaders for the church and world. Since 1701, students have attended Yale for an outstanding theological education. Today, they come from across the globe to study in Yale Divinity School’s thriving ecumenical environment. From the rigorous examination of ancient texts to contemporary explorations of ministry and justice, YDS faculty and students engage in profound work that connects humanity with its timeless wisdom and most cherished values.

Inspiring Minds, Supporting Leaders

Your gifts to Yale Divinity School ensure the world’s rising generation of leaders receive an exemplary theological education in a flourishing community of faith and intellect. Gifts to financial aid enable our diverse students to follow their callings without taking on significant debt. Further addressing student need, our Living Village project will provide affordable living space, fostering community and belonging while creating a visionary, “sustainable-building” residential complex that makes a profound theological and ecological statement.

Key Contacts

Stephanie Addenbrooke Bean ’17, ’20 M.Div

February 2, 2024

For Meaningful Work: Stephanie Addenbrooke Bean ’17, ’20 M.Div

A former editor in chief of the Yale Daily News, Stephanie Addenbrooke Bean ’17, ’20 M.Div is committed to effecting positive change in the world.
Yale Divinity School chapel

October 18, 2023

Yale Divinity School Breaks Ground on Ambitious Living Village

Yale has begun construction on a residence hall that sets a new standard for sustainability
Sterling Professor Emeritus of Divinity and former dean Harold Attridge leads a toast to the YDS Bicentennial and newly launched campaign

December 8, 2022

Answering the Call at Yale Divinity School

YDS launches We Are Called campaign to raise $130 million by 2026.
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