The Office of Academic Affairs has been a permanent part of the University of Saint Mary of the Lake / Mundelein Seminary since it resumed operations in 1921.  The Academic Deans direct the educational programs of the seminary under its civil charter.  In 2011, the function of the office was extended by the Chancellor to cover all academic programs of the University.

Institutional Review Board (IRB)

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Seminary and Graduate School of Theology Catalog 2023-2024

The Seminary and Graduate School provides the M.Div. program for priesthood candidates.

Pontifical Bulltin 2023-2024

One of only a seven pontifical faculties in the United States and Canada, the Ecclesiastical Faculty grants S.T.B, S.T.L. and S.T.D. degrees in sacred theology.

School of Parish Leadership and Evangelization/Escuela de Liderazgo para la Evangelización

The mission of the School of Parish Leadership and Evangelization (SPLE) is to provide in English and in Spanish a thorough formation in pastoral leadership for men and women preparing for service in the life of the church.

Feehan Memorial Library and McEssy Theological Resource Center

One of the nation’s great research libraries specializing in theology, canon law, and patristics.  Home of the University Museum and the Special Exhibitions Gallery.