The non-degree-seeking application is designed for those who wish to take courses at Calvin Seminary for personal enrichment, to transfer credits earned into a degree program elsewhere, or to determine whether to pursue a degree program at the seminary. Non-degree-seeking student status is intended to be short term, generally limited to two courses for credit.

To apply as a non-degree-seeking student, you will need to submit the following items:

  • Online application: start or continue an application
  • Payment: Please be prepared to pay $25 USD by credit or debit card when completing the application. This is a non-refundable processing fee. The application cannot be submitted without payment.
  • Official transcripts: Applicants must request official transcripts from all prior colleges, universities, seminaries, and/or professional schools. An official transcript is a sealed copy sent directly from the institution. Please have your transcripts sent to:

Calvin Theological Seminary
Attn: Admissions
3233 Burton St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Anti-Discrimination Statement

Calvin Theological Seminary is dedicated to God’s church and its multi-cultural and multi-ethnic expression. Calvin Seminary does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, race, marital status, or national origin and gathers such information on this application form for statistical purposes only.

After You Apply

The admissions office at Calvin Seminary will maintain your file until all documents and fees have been received. We provide frequent updates on the status of your file. You may contact us at any time to ask about your file.