A seminary of and
for the community

Welcome to Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School! Discover your path in ministry TODAY. At CRCDS you will cultivate self-awareness, discern your vocation, and develop the necessary skills and tools you need to pursue your calling.

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Quality, Affordability, Accessibility

We are committed to offering a quality, affordable, and accessible seminary education experience for ALL. CRCDS seeks to grow a community of learners that celebrates diverse religious, racial, ethnic, cultural, gender, and sexual identities. We invite you to come alongside and journey with us as we become a seminary of and for the community.

Your CRCDS Education Is…

  • Personal

    Personal

    5:1 Student/Faculty Ratio
  • Affordable

    Affordable

    100% of students who qualify, receive financial aid
  • Actionable

    Actionable

    A legacy of social justice
  • Global

    Global

    Students represent over 20 denominations. Students & Faculty represent 7 countries and 4 continents

Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School Core Values

  • Community

    Sharing responsibility for each other’s well-being.

  • Collaboration

    Combining varied perspectives to achieve the best outcomes possible.

  • Compassion

    Feeling empathy, care, or concern for others.

  • Flexibility

    Responding to change with grace and perseverance.

  • Respect

    Recognizing beliefs, practices, or innate differences of others.

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July Meditation with Dr. Angela D. Sims

Fulfilling our vision to be a seminary of and for the community, committed to practices of peace,
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CRCDS to Observe 'Juneteenth National Independence Day'

For the first time, CRCDS will officially close on Monday, June 20th, to observe Juneteenth.
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From the Desk of the President

Greetings, We move toward the end of another fiscal year, thankful for this season of celebration to
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