Alumni & Outreach
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Chicago Theological Seminary is proud to introduce CONNECTS, a brand new CTS Alumni Association.

CTS has over 3,000 alumni across the globe who are doing amazing work. We want to connect this large group of like-minded, thriving, inspiring alums, and You are our greatest asset. You make the CTS community more vibrant. You bring important perspective, knowledge, history, and passion to our institution. Your on-going work is our greatest legacy.

With a range of benefits, CONNECTS makes your experience as a CTS alum richer and more rewarding. We have created new ways for you to interact, share, and learn from your fellow graduates, while staying connected with CTS.

Sign up for CONNECTS and, based on your level of commitment, you will have access to various community-building benefits, such as:

    • Discounted Rates on CTS Courses: Continue your education and stay on top of contemporary issues by taking classes in person or online.
    • Academic Resources: Access CTS' Lapp Learning Commons extensive library and online collection--absolutely free.
    • News letter: Receive a quarterly e-mail with updates from your classmates and colleagues. It's the best way to stay connected. 
    • Alumni Trips: Participate in CTS spiritual, education, and immersive journeys to the Holy Lands and other inspiring places.
    • Job Postings: Whether your are looking for a new employee--or a new position, CTS has an active list of available jobs. Check it out today.
    • Recommended Reading Lists: Find out what our faculty is reading, writing, and assigning since you've graduated. Learn about the new books our professors find most compelling and provocative.
    • Access to CONNECTS Gatherings: Enjoy gathering in conjunction with CTS Commencement, spring conference, and other regional conferences and events.
    • World-Class Conferences: Enjoy early access and alumni/ae discounts to groundbreaking events, like our recent Selma at 50: Still Marching conference.
    • Share Resources with Fellow CONNECTS Members:
      • Share Expertise: Need a speaker? Available to be a speaker? Share your availability and expertise.
      • Share Hospitality: Let fellow alums know if you will be visiting their area or congregation.
      • Share Sermons: Spread the word! Here's an opportunity to swap ideas and find inspiration for your sermons and lectures. 

Thank you for your support we look forward to connecting with you!