Admission Process

Important Dates: Master’s Students

Admissions Deadlines

  • Summer 2024 Degree-Seeking Application Deadline: April 19, 2024
  • Fall 2024 Degree-Seeking Application Deadline: August 1, 2024
  • Spring 2025 Degree-Seeking Application Deadline: December 13, 2024
  • International students are encouraged to start their admission application by March 15 (for fall) and August 15 (for spring). All I-20 documents should be submitted no later than July 15 (fall semester start) and November 15 (spring semester start).
  • For School Counseling Certificate students, the last day to apply for Fall 2024 admission is July 19, 2024, and the last day to have your internship site approved is August 2, 2024. For Spring 2025, the last day to apply for admission is November 29, 2024, and the last day to have your internship site approved is December 15, 2024.For questions, reach out to connect@denverseminary.edu.

Scholarship Deadlines

Scholarship Application Submissions for Fall (new starts)

  • Early scholarship deadline: March 10
  • General scholarship deadline: May 1
  • Late scholarship deadline: July 1

Scholarship Application Submissions for Spring (new starts)

  • First priority scholarship deadline: November 1
  • Second priority scholarship deadline: December 1

Academic Life Dates

New Student Orientation

Fall 2024: TBD

Class Dates

Spring 2024: January 22, 2024 – May 10, 2024
Summer Full Term 2024: May 20, 2024 – August 23, 2024
Summer Term I 2024: May 20, 2024 – June 28, 2024
Summer Term II 2024: July 8, 2024 – August 16, 2024

Student Breaks

Spring Break: March 25, 2024 – March 29, 2024
Memorial Day: May 27, 2024
Juneteenth: June 19, 2024
Independence Day: July 4, 2024

Other Important Dates

Open Registration (Continuing Students)

Fall 2023
Open until September 1, 2023 (Late Registration Fees begins July 17, 2023)

Spring 2024
Open until January 26, 2024 (Late Registration Fees begins December 11, 2023)

Open Registration (Incoming Students)

Summer 2024
Registration: Opens April 15, 2024

Fall 2024
Early Registration: Opens April 15, 2024
Open Registration: Opens May 21, 2024

Spring 2025
Early Registration: Opens October 14, 2024
Open Registration: Opens November 11, 2024

Last Day to Add Classes

Summer Full Term 2024 – May 24, 2024
Summer Term I 2024 – May 19, 2024
Summer Term II 2024 – July 7, 2024

Payment Arrangement Deadlines

All funds due at noon.

Summer 2024 – May 10, 2024

Graduation

Fall Graduate Recognition: – TBD
Commencement  May 10, 2024

Important Dates: Doctor of Ministry Students

Admissions Deadlines

Applications are considered on a rolling basis through the first week of each semester. Students are encouraged to complete their application by October 1 (for fall) and April 1 (for spring).

Academic Life Dates

Class Dates

Fall 2022: October 10, 2022-March 24, 2023 (On-campus intensive seminar January 3-6 and 9-13, 2023)

Spring 2023: April 10, 2023-September 23, 2023 (On-campus intensive seminars July 10-14 and 17-21, 2023)

Important Dates: PhD in CES Students

Admissions Deadlines

NOTE:  We are still accepting applications for the Fall 2024 cohort that starts on August 27, 2024.

The next rolling admission deadlines for application submission are April 15, May 15, and the final deadline date of June 1.

Please reach out to Rita Salcedo at rita.salcedo@denverseminary for more information.

Next Session Start: August 27, 2024

Fall 2024 Early Decision Application Deadline: November 15, 2023. Individual and Group Interviews conducted in December.

Fall 2024 Application Deadline: December 15, 2023
Individual and Group Interviews conducted in January.

Fall 2024 Late Decision Application Deadline: June 1, 2024*
Individual and Group Interviews conducted in July.

*If space is available, applications will be considered on a rolling basis after this date.

New Student Orientation: August 16, 2024