An inclusive community is central to spiritual and academic formation. Garrett supports an enriched student experience with holistic resources for faith, wellness, and vocational discernment.
Along with weekly worship, multiple sacred spaces for prayer and rest, our Student Life Office maintains a list of Spiritual Directors in the Chicago area who are trained and available to our students.
Co-curricular activities are a key part of one’s seminary experience at Garrett. Through our numerous student organizations and student council, you will experience community and hone your leadership skills. Our Office of Vocational Networking provides opportunities for discernment, formation, and helping you find the right career path and job placement after seminary
The Office of Student Life, located on the 2nd Floor of the Main Building outside of the Chapel of the Unnamed Chapel, is here to assist you in several ways, from campus resources to student life events. Most of all, always know that our office is here to advocate for your success and to provide the appropriate assistance to make your success a reality and your time here at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary rewarding.
Grace Park reflects on scholarships, finding affordable options, and interactions with the admissions team to uncover the right fit for her unique perspective.