Greetings from the Admissions Office at Western Theological Seminary! 

We welcome you to our online forms system.

*All Applications must be completed by March 15, due to system changes. After March 15, new applicants and returning applicants will have access to our new application site. Please contact with questions.

  • If you are visiting this site for the first time and wish to apply, please register as a New User here.

Click "Login to start" to begin the Application.  You will be prompted to enter your username and password or to create a new account (new applicants only). 


Inquiry Form
Inquiry Form- International
Masters Program Applications
Graduate Certificate & Non-Degree Application
Doctor of Ministry Application
Solicitud-El Programa de Doctorado en Ministerio
Th.M. Application
Letter of Recommendation
Forma Carta de Recomendación
Admission Staff Only-Contact Form
Staff Only-HMP Application
YoungLife Application Spring Course
Young Life Training Wk MA or GCDM Pre-Application

Western Theological Seminary seeks to foster a community in which each person flourishes in Christ, and is faithfully and fully respected. Go to this link  ( for the WTS Notice of Non-Discrimination.


616.392.8555 or 800.392.8554
Important Dates: 

Fall Semester (starts late August) 

Apply by:

    • Jan. 1 - Application fee waived for M.Div.  Applications
    • Feb. 1 - Admission by this date for Trustee and Girod Scholarship consideration. Click for more information.
    • March 15 -Applications must be completed by March 15, due to system changes. After March 15, new application site will be available. Please contact with questions.
    • May 30 - Fee $50 to apply, receive full consideration for qualifying financial aid.
    • July 30 - Fee $50 to apply + include $250 confirmation fee. Minimal scholarships awarded as available.
    • After August 1 - Applicants encouraged to apply for Spring semester.

Spring Semester (starts mid January) Apply by:

    • Nov. 30 - Fee $50. Receive full consideration for scholarships.
    • After Nov. 30 - Applicants are encouraged to apply for Fall semester.




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