International Student Pre-Application

The pre-application is required by all prospective international students seeking admission to Western Seminary on an I-20 and F1 visa.

Your answers on the Pre-Application Form will help us determine if you currently possess the qualifications necessary to enter this seminary. If so, we will then guide you through the regular application process. Please read the information describing the qualifications for entrance before sending any information to us.

  • Factors being considered on the pre-application include:
  • Availability of theological education in your home country and how you will use your Western Smeinary education in your home country
  • Vocational goal and christian witness
  • English proficiency (for requirements please see English Proficiency)
  • Finances (for a review of international student costs, please see Financial Support)

 To complete the pre-application, click the link below to download and fill out the form:

Once you have completed it, please send to Andy Peloquin at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Reminder that application deadlines for at least the pre-application are as follows:
Fall Admission
April 1st (all application materials in by June 1st, but May 1st for scholarship consideration
Spring Admission Sept. 1st (all application materials in by Oct. 1st)
Summer Admission Jan. 1st (all application materials in by Feb. 1st