Anyone seeking to apply for the Master of Divinity, Master of Arts, Master of Theological Studies, or Master of Theology degree programs should complete this application. Once you create an account, you may save the application as you work. The application deadline for fall enrollment is June 1; however, those seeking Financial Aid should apply by February 1 to be admitted and complete the Financial Aid application before March 1. The application deadline for spring enrollment is November 15.
1. Completed application form and $25 application fee
2. Official transcripts
Applicants must request official transcripts from all prior colleges, universities, seminaries, and/or professional schools. An official transcript is a sealed copy sent directly from the institution. Please have your transcripts sent to:
Calvin Theological Seminary
3233 Burton St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
3. TOEFL or IELTS score (non-native English speakers only)
4. Recent photograph
Having a photograph of our applicants helps us to put a face on the forms we are receiving. Please email a recent photograph of yourself to firstname.lastname@example.org and include your name in the subject line .
5. Additional requirements (ThM Applicants only)
Calvin Theological Seminary is dedicated to God’s church and its multi-cultural and multi-ethnic expression. Calvin Seminary does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, race, marital status, or national origin and gathers such information on this application form for statistical purposes only.
The Admissions Office at Calvin Theological Seminary will maintain your file until all documents and fees have been received. We provide frequent updates on the status of your file. You may contact us at any time to ask about your file. Upon completion you will ordinarily be informed of an admission decision within 30 days.
The seminary sends out financial aid and housing information to all admitted students. All forms and information can be found on our website. Scholarship applications are due by March 1 for consideration for the upcoming academic year. The housing application deadline is April 1.