Toronto School of Theology
An ecumenical consortium affiliated with the University of Toronto




Coronavirus: should you be attentive to how it could affect teaching and learning in Toronto School of Theology member schools? Attentive, yes; alarmed, no.

TST has been in conversation with the University of Toronto's Provost’s office. The University is...

On behalf of the Toronto School of Theology staff and member schools, I wish to express our deep grief over the loss of life due to the tragic crash of Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752. As a consortium of Christian schools, some of whom host interreligious conversations, we mourn the loss of all of the lives...

Dr. George Smith CSB, Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Toronto School of Theology, is pleased to announce the appointment of Reverend Professor Pamela D. Couture as Director of TST, effective January 1, 2020.

Professor Couture is the Jane and Geoffrey Martin Chair in Church and Community at Emmanuel College...

Why Study at TST

Prestigious Degrees and Affiliation

  • Ten of TST's degrees carry the international recognition and prestige of being conferred conjointly by the University of Toronto, consistently ranked as one of the world’s top universities.
  • TST member colleges are affiliated or federated with the University of Toronto, a world-renowned university of over 80,000 undergraduate and graduate students.
  • TST students in conjoint degree programs have privileges in the University of Toronto libraries - one of the top three academic research library systems in North America.

Accreditation and Quality Assurance

  • TST and each of its seven member colleges are members of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) of the United States and Canada and all degree programs offered at TST are fully accredited by ATS.
  • All TST programs offered conjointly with the University of Toronto are reviewed cyclically under the terms of the University of Toronto Quality Assurance Process (UTQAP). 

Large Size and Diversity

  • TST has the largest graduate theology program in Canada.
  • Seven member colleges and over 1500 enroled students represent an impressive diversity of theological and cultural traditions.

Degree Program Variety

  • TST offers a wide variety of programs and courses including over a dozen professional and academic degree programs, with some member colleges also offering diploma programs.


  • Although TST students are part of a sizable school in a large university, you will find a smaller, more personal and welcoming community within each TST member college providing fellowship, worship, and opportunities for spiritual and academic growth.

Our Member Colleges