Welcome to WTS Online Admissions!


We are so pleased to learn of your interest!

Please make a selection from the options below:


 1. Complete an Inquiry Form : click to go directly to inquiry form.

 2. Begin your Application - Please scroll to bottom of page, select application for your program of interest. For further application instructions, please click.

 3. Letter of Recommendation form for an applicant - If an applicant has requested that you complete a Letter of Recommendation on their behalf, please click on the link.

Western Theological Seminary admits students of  any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.


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 2016
Masters Program Application 2016
Non-Degree and Grad Certificate Application 2015
Doctor of Ministry Application 2016
Letter of Recommendation 2016
Contact Form 2015- Admission Staff Only
Van Raalte Fellowship Application
Van Raalte Fellowship Letter of Recommendation


We are eager to assist!

Email:  admissions@westernsem.edu
Phone:  616.392.8555 or  800.392.8554 
Important Dates:

Fall Semester (starts late August) Apply by:

    • Jan. 1 - Application fee waived!
    • April 1 - Fee $50 to apply. Receive full consideration for scholarships.
    • May 30 - Fee $50 to apply. Limited scholarships.
    • July 1 - Fee $50 to apply + include $250 confirmation fee. No scholarships awarded, only loan.
    • After July 1 - No admission. Apply for Spring.

Spring Semester (starts mid January) Apply by:

    • Nov. 1 - Fee $50. Receive full consideration for scholarships.
    • Nov. 30 - Fee $50 to apply. Limited scholarships.
    • After Nov. 30 - No admission. Apply for Fall.

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