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Virtual Open House

September 30, 2020 2:30 pm - September 30, 2020 3:30 pm
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October 7, 2020 7:00 pm
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Somerville Lecture: Artist James He Qi

October 15, 2020 7:00 pm

Recent News

2020 Student Awards

2020 VST Student Awards

VST Recognizes the 2020 Student Award Recipients. Congratulations! Lydia Ruenzel Samuel D. Chown Memorial Prize in Divinity Awarded at year-end to the graduating student having the highest 1st class standing in the M.Div program. Katherine Walker Henreitta DeWolfe Prize Awarded ...
2020 Fall Update

2020 Fall Update

2020 Fall Update The safety and care of our students, staff and faculty are at the heart of our thinking. Exclusively online for the Fall semester: All courses and intensives New student orientation: September 9 & 10 Chapel, music and ...
Chancellor’s Award Recipients 2020

2020 Chancellor’s Scholars Confirmed

The Vancouver School of Theology has named Jackie Graham and Frances Kitson as the 2020 recipients of the Chancellor’s Scholarship. These scholarships are the most prestigious and generous awards offered to VST students each year. Jackie Graham is a mother ...

Rev. Dr. Ray Aldred Appointed Interim Dean

Indigenous leader, teacher, researcher to provide academic leadership. VST is honoured to announce that The Rev. Dr. Ray Aldred has been appointed Interim Dean for the 2020-21 academic year. This appointment commences on July 1, 2020 and will continue June ...
Statement Against Racism

Anti-Racism Message

We are alarmed at anti-Black, anti-Asian and anti-Indigenous violence in communities across Canada and the United States. Created in God’s image and actively loved by God, we must respect, welcome, include and love all people without partiality. Racism has no ...

VST Announces Bursary Support, Up to 70% of Tuition

Beginning in the 2020 Summer School and continuing into the fall semester, VST will increase bursary support to up to 70% of tuition costs. This support is for students in degree level courses with demonstrated need. This decision reflects VST’s ...
Murdock Trust

VST Launches Congregational Flourishing Initiative, Murdock Trust Investment

M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust Invests Over $270,000 Church and Community Engagement is its Focus Vancouver School of Theology teaches its students to work together with all people of good will for the good of the world.  We believe where congregations ...

Leadership Scholarships to Equip Ministry Leaders

Judy Hager establishes endowment for leadership excellence. VST partners with UBC Sauder School for certificate. Long-time Vancouver resident and community leader, Judy Hager has established the endowed Bob & Judy Hager Scholarships for Leadership Excellence at VST with a major ...
Clara Plamondon

Principal’s T.E.G 2020 Award Recipient Named

For Thoughtful, Engaged and Generous Christian Practitioners The Vancouver School of Theology has named The Venerable (Archdeacon) Clara Plamondon as the 2020 recipient of the T.E.G. Award, established last year by VST to recognize leading practitioners in Christian ministry. Clara ...
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In Trust Magazine – How to make big transformational changes

In Trust magazine featured VST, among 5 other schools, who have made bold moves to adjust to the changing academic environment. Six theological schools took bold, drastic action to confront this radically changed academic environment Vancouver School of Theology (VST) ...
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