Educating imaginative, resilient leaders for God's changing world.

Reminders and Deadlines

Application Reminders

Academic Scholarship applications for prospective basic degree students must be submitted no later than March 15th each year. A completed admissions application must also be on file to be considered.

Application Deadlines

Basic Degrees

Summer Term

March 1st Preferred; May 15th Final

Fall Semester

March 1st Preferred; July 1st Final

Spring Semester

November 15th


Advanced Degrees

Master of Theology

January 15th Final

Doctor of Ministry

May 1st – Gospel, Culture & Transformation


July 1st – Church and Ministry


August 1st – Christian Spirituality

Doctor of Educational Ministry

Applications received September 1 – April 15th

Doctor of Theology

January 15th


Registrar Deadlines and Important Dates

Orientation/Registration Days                                      

September 2-3

Fall classes begin/Convocation                                      

September 4

*Late registration period                                                

September 4-10

Last day to add a class                                                     

September 10

**Last day to drop a class w/o tuition penalty         

September 10

Drop period with 80% tuition refund                         

September 11-17

Drop period with 50% tuition refund                         

September 18-24

Drop period with 25% tuition refund                         

September 25-Oct. 1

**Last day to drop a class with tuition penalty        

October 1

DMin & DEdMin Spring course registration opens  

October 1

Assessment & Midterm Period                                      

October 23-24

Smyth Lectures                                                                  

October 28-30

Spring & Extended Spring Terms registration for


Basic Degree students based on credits earned       

November 3-13

Thanksgiving Holiday Break w/ no classes meeting            

November 24-28

FA-14 Classes end                                                             

December 5

Assessment & Finals Week                                             

December 8-12

Extension Request Forms due to Dean of Faculty    

December 12

Extended FA-14 course work due at the latest         

December 23

Fall Term final grades due to Registrar                                   

December 31





*Late registration fee $50.00


**Tuition refund percentages based on date of drop (see 2014-2015 Online Catalog pages 26-27)