Pacific School of Religion is a multi-denominational seminary and center for social justice with strong ties to the United Church of Christ; the United Methodist Church, approved by the United Methodist University Senate; and the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), in partnership with the Disciples Seminary Foundation.

In addition to these partnerships, Pacific School of Religion students come from faith traditions as diverse as Quaker, Buddhist, Unitarian Universalist, Muslim, the Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches, the African Methodist Episcopal Church, and several other denominations and new religious movements.