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

Reminders and Deadlines

Application Reminders

Application Deadlines

Basic Degrees

Summer Term 

(language intensives & transfer students only)

March 1st Final

Fall Semester

May 1st Preferred; June 1st Final

International Students

March 1st

Scholarship Deadline

Must complete admissions application by January 15th to be considered


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

DMin and DEdMin classes begin                                           

January 5

Spring Term basic degree classes begin                               

January 12

Last day to add a course                                                        

January 16

Last day to drop a course without tuition penalty                 

January 16

Martin Luther King Jr. observance – no classes                    

January 19

Drop period with 80% tuition refund                                     

January 17-23

Drop period with 50% tuition refund                                     

January 24-30

Drop period with 25% tuition refund                                     

January 31-Feb. 6

Last day to drop a course with tuition penalty                      

February 6

Bible Content Exam                                                               

February 6

Ash Wednesday Community Day – no classes                      

February 18

Assessment & Midterm Period                                              

February 23-27

Summer Course Registration (Online) for DMin & DEdMin 

March 3 - April 30

Good Friday – no classes                                                       

April 3

Spring Break – no classes                                                      

April 6-10



Fall Course Registration (Online) for Advanced Degree Students

(DMin, DEdMin, ThD, ThM)               

April 13 – Sept. 4



Summer & Fall Course Registration (Online) for returning Basic Degree Students (MDiv, MDiv/MAPT, MA{TS}, MAPT) with registration in the following order of categories based on number of credits to be completed by start of FA-15


*Basic degree rising seniors (MDiv & MDiv/MAPT = 66 credits, MA(TS) = 24 credits, MAPT = 27 credits)

April 13-14

*MDiv & MDiv/MAPT rising middlers = 27 credits              

April 15-16

*MDiv under 27 cr., MA(TS) under 24 cr. or MAPT under 27 cr.

April 17-20

Special students & auditors register through the Registrar 

April 21-24



Deadline for submissions for awards, prizes, & fellowships 

April 17

Spring Term Classes end                                                       

April 20

Assessment & Finals Period                                                   

April 21-24

Last day for extension request approval for Spring Term work

April 24

Extended Spring Term Dates                                                

April 27-May 12 

Graduating student Spring Term grades due by noon          

May 1

Last day extension request approval Extended Spring Term work

May 12

Commencement Rehearsal                                                   

May 15


May 15


May 16

All Spring & Extended Spring Term extended work due      

May 22

Spring & Extended Spring non-graduating student grades due

May 29