San Jose New Student Orientation RSVP

Congratulations on Your Acceptance to Western Seminary!

We pray that your studies will provide a solid foundation for your future work and ministry, and we look forward to seeing you on campus.

New Student Orientation for Fall 2021 students will be held in-person on:
Friday, September 3, 2021, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 

The New Student Orientation is an opportunity to meet key staff and faculty members, as well as to learn how to navigate all aspects of student life at Western. You are welcome to invite one guest to join you for the new student orientation. 

All new students are required to attend the new student orientation. Should there be an extenuating circumstance preventing students from attending, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


* Full Name:
* Email:
* Guest Name:
* Relationship to Guest:
* Dietary Restrictions:

Please enter "N/A" for any items that do not apply.

We recognize that the transition to seminary life is different for each student, depending upon whether or not you are moving to be near campus, leaving your present job, serving in ministry, etc. As we prepare for the new student orientation, we would like to learn a little bit more about you so that we can address any questions or concerns you may have, given your unique life circumstances. If you would be willing to provide us with some additional details about yourself, please complete the questions below.

Marital Status:
Number of Children:
Degree Program:
Are you moving to San Jose to attend seminary?
Do you plan to work while attending seminary?
Are you leaving your former occupation to pursue a degree?
Do you plan to pursue your degree as a part-time or full-time student?
Are there any other topics which you would be interested in learning about at the New Student Orientation?
* Required Fields
Thank you for submitting your RSVP. We look forward to meeting with you at the New Student Orientation.