Alumni/ae

Welcome

Over 2,400 Claremont School of Theology Alumni/ae are located around the world serving as ministers, educators, artists, non-profit administrators and pastoral counselors. Claremont School of Theology graduates continue to make a difference in the world. There are many ways to participate in the community life of CST as an Alumnus/a.

We encourage all of our alumni/ae to take part in the many offerings available after commencement from lectures and conferences, to retreats and Alumni/ae Council participation. Please contact alumni@cst.edu to notify us about change of address, job, life transitions, and publications or fill out this form online. We look forward to hearing from you!

Alumni/ae News

Alumni/ae Association

The Claremont School of Theology Alumni/ae Association is made up of all graduates from Claremont School of Theology and its predecessor schools. The Alumni/ae Council is a representative body that meets quarterly to advise the school, implement activities and events, recruit new students and generate financial support for the school.

Alumni/ae Events

The Office of Alumni/ae holds regional gatherings throughout the year including denominational gatherings and Annual Conferences within the Western Jurisdiction of the United Methodist Church. Throughout the year, all alumni/ae are invited to participate in campus activities including the CST Convocation held each fall, lectures, concerts, the Whitehead Film Festival, mixers and travel opportunities.

Giving

Did you know that alumni/ae giving to The CST Alumni/ae Fund helps us receive more grant money? High percentages of alumni/ae giving tells major givers and foundations that our alumni/ae value CST and believe in the future of the institution. Please give today and help us increase our alumni/ae giving rate!

E-Newsletter

Alumni/ae receive a quarterly e-newsletter highlighting the work of CST graduates around the world as well as school updates. If you have not been receiving this, we may not have your most recent email address. Send updated email addresses to Rosa Valentine at rvalentine@cst.edu. To suggest future topics, contact Noemi Ortega at nortega@cst.edu

Alumni/ae Apparel

Click here to order T-shirts, caps, pullovers & more with the CST Alumni/ae logo through our provider LandsEnd.

Benefits

As an alumnus/a of Claremont, you have benefits at the School that you may not be taking full advantage of. For example:

  • Alumni/ae Audits: Claremont School of Theology welcomes all alumni/ae back to campus to observe courses with the written permission of the professor. To audit a course, the written permission of the professor is required as well as an administrative fee ($100 per unit) to cover costs. For more information contact Jennie Allen at the Registration Office jallen@cst.edu.
  • Library Privileges: On-site borrowing privileges are available for alumni/ae. Application forms are available at the Library Circulation desk. For questions about borrowing contact Library Circulation staff: Elaine Walker (909) 447-2510 or ewalker@cst.edu
  • Online Research Database: Alumni/ae have access to ATLAS, the online full text database by the American Theological Library Association, and may be eligible for the CST Library Scholars program. For details, please find information here.
  • The Writing Center Assistance: Need help with anything writing related? Please contact Jennifer Mawhorter at jmawhorter@cst.edu or call 909-447-2539 to make an appointment.

Take advantage of these resources to continue lifelong learning.