Visiting Students (TV)

*Students who attend Asbury Seminary for one semester while attending another institution. Visiting Students must reapply each semester.

 

Unclassified Students (UNC)

*Unclassified students can take up to 12 credit hours without declaring a degree program. This status is useful for completing coursework for ordination requirements.

File completion deadline: May 15 for SU starts, August 15 for FA starts, January 15 for SP starts

  • Application Form
  • Personal History Essay
  • Official Transcripts from all post-secondary institutions where more than one semester of coursework was taken
  • 4 references, including 1 pastoral
  • $50 Nonrefundable Application Fee
  • Background Check (run by the Admissions Office)
  • A personal interview may be required upon request by the Admissions Committee

Personal History Essay:

M.A., M.Div., Cert., Unc. applicants:

  1. Share your life story, including at what point you began your relationship with Jesus Christ. Talk about your growth since that time and what brings you to apply to Seminary at this season in your life. Include your thoughts on how you would like to see your faith grow during your time in Seminary.
  2. What draws you to your desired major/area of study? What is your intended outcome upon degree completion? Why is that career or ministry choice meaningful to you?
  3. Discuss a local, national, and/or international issue and why you are passionate about it.

Auditors (Aud)

*Auditors are those who study without credit. Neither online nor intensive courses are offered for audit. Registration is dependent upon space available in the class and instructor permission.
Please note: Auditors who are current or prior students, student spouses, staff members, Wilmore, KY clergy, or missionaries in residence must apply to audit a class through the Office of the Registrar.

File completion deadline: May 15 for SU starts, August 15 for FA starts, January 15 for SP starts

  • Application Form
  • 4 references, including 1 pastoral
  • Official Transcript from undergraduate institution verifying the completion of your undergraduate degree
  • $50 Nonrefundable Application Fee