"Let us not grow weary in doing what is right, for we will reap at harvest-time, if we will not give up." Galatians 6:9


Alumni/ae Association


The Alumni/ae Association of the American Baptist Seminary of the West was organized to deepen the relationship between the Seminary community and its alumni/ae. The function of the Association is to promote alum networks, promote the mission of the seminary, raise financial support for the school through its alums and to recruit students.


Membership in the Alumni/ae Association is open to anyone who has received a degree or certificate or who has completed the equivalent of one year of study at ABSW. Graduate Theological Union doctoral or Master of Art students who meet one of the above qualifications and choose to affiliate with ABSW will be a member of the Alumni/ae Association.


Alumni/ae Association Executive Council 


The Alumni/ae Association Executive Council consists of members that are representative of the diversity of ABSW's alumniae. Members are asked to serve three year terms and to help with seminary promotion, student recruitment and fund raising. If you would like to serve on this council, please contact Michelle M. Holmes at mmholmes@absw.edu or the Office of Seminary Advancement at 510-841-1905.