The Washington Theological Union has concluded its service as a Roman Catholic graduate school of theology and ministry. Established in 1968, the Union educated students from around the world for ordination, lay ministry and leadership in the Church and world. The school has concluded its years of service and admissions are no longer being accepted.
As of June 24, 2015, WTU will no longer directly issue student transcripts. Requests for transcripts should be directed to the Registrar’s Office at St. Bonaventure University using the printable Transcript Request Form provided on that page.
Those seeking WTU transcripts are encouraged to contact the St. Bonaventure University Registrar’s Office prior to sending in the form to verify the best process for completing a successful transcript request. The St. Bonaventure University Registrar may provide further specific direction in processing requests for WTU transcripts. Please note some delay in processing may occur while the SBU Registrar transitions the WTU transcripts into their processing system.
As of June 30, 2015, all official WTU administrative operations will cease. After this date, those seeking transcripts for their time at the Union should follow the instructions provided on the Transcripts page.
This website will remain operational at least through December 15, 2015. After this time, information about the Union’s history will continue to exist online via its Wikipedia entry. The domain wtu.edu will be returned to the exclusive domain registrar for .edu domains, .EDUcause. Due to restrictions on the use of .edu domains, the wtu.edu domain cannot be used for anything other than an educational institution of higher learning.
Washington Theological Union is governed by a Board of Trustees, which includes the Major Superiors of the religious institutes that are current corporate or sponsor members of the school as well as other religious, clergy and lay persons.
Mr. John C. Altmiller, Esq.
Kenyon and Kenyon, LLP
Very Rev. Justin Biase, OFM Conv
Order of Friars Minor Conventual, Province of the Immaculate Conception
Rensselaer, New York
Linda Budney LaRoche
Very Rev. Andrew Ciferni, O. Praem.
Prior and Rector
Mrs. Kathleen G. Curtin
Washington, District of Columbia
Very Rev. Mario Esposito, O.Carm.
Prior of the North American Province of St. Elias of the Order of Carmelites
Very Rev. James Greenfield, OSFS (Chair)
Provincial Superior of the Wilmington-Philadelphia Province of the Obalates of St. Francis de Sales and President, U.S. Conference of Major Superiors of Men
Ms. Patricia A. Maloney
The Aerospace Corporation
Very Rev. John O’Connor, OFM
Order of Friars Minor, Province of the Most Holy Name of Jesus
New York, New York
Major General Les Palm, U.S. Marine Corps (Ret.) (Vice-Chair and Acting President)
Former President and Chief Executive Officer of,
Marine Corps Association & Marine Corps Association Foundation