Your steps to begin your Gateway Seminary journey:

  1. Start your online application by clicking the Apply Now button or clicking here.
  2. Submit your official transcripts and the Church Endorsement Form (CEF).
    • We trust the local church to recognize and support emerging leaders in the congregation.
    • You can download the CEF by clicking here.
    • Depending on your degree program, you may need to submit additional items.
    • You can Check Your Application Requirements or Check Your Enrollment Status.
    • Important:  You must be logged with your login information obtained completing step 1 in order for the system to retrieve your requirements or status.

After you have been accepted:

  1. Submit your Financial Aid Application.
  2. Complete New Student Orientation at one of our campuses or online.
  3. You’ve made it! Now you can register for your first semester’s classes by clicking here.

Questions or problems with this form? Call 1-888-442-8701 or email enrollment@gs.edu.

 
Master's and Diploma Application
    Master's and Diploma Application  
   

Complete this application for admission into the following programs:

  • Master of Divinity (MDiv)
  • Master of Theological Studies (MTS)
  • Master of Arts in Christian Counseling (MACC)
  • Master of Arts in Educational Leadership (MAEL)
  • Master of Arts in Intercultural Studies (MAIS)
  • Master of Missiology (MMiss)
  • Diploma in Theology (DpTH)
  • Diploma in Educational Leadership (DpEL)
  • Korean English Bilingual (KEB) degree programs
  • Chinese English Bilingual (CEB) degree programs

Priority application deadline: July 15th (for Fall) and December 15th (for Spring).

Special Student and Certificate Application
    Special Student and Certificate Application  
   

Complete this application for admission into the following certificate programs:

  • Bible Teaching Certificate 
  • Children's Ministry Certificate 
  • Church Planting Certificate
  • Collegiate Ministry Certificate
  • Ministry to Women Certificate
  • Missions Studies Certificate
  • Youth Ministry Certificate
  • Special Student Status (take courses "at will" without pursuing a degree program or certificate)

Priority application deadline: July 15th (for Fall) and December 15th (for Spring).

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Application
 
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
The PhD is the highest academic research degree intended to equip persons for vocations of teaching and research in theological schools and the scholarly enhancement of ministerial practice.
    PhD Application  
   

For applicants with a Master of Divinity or its equivalent

Priority application deadline: May 1st (for Fall) and November 1st (for Spring).

Advanced Degree Application - ThM
 
Master of Theology (ThM)
The Master of Theology is an advanced academic degree. Applicants are expected to demonstrate their academic ability and readiness for in-depth study.
 
    ThM (Master of Theology)  
   

For applicants with a Master of Divinity or its equivalent

Priority application deadline: May 1st (for Fall) and November 1st (for Spring).

If you have any questions during the application process, please contact Gateway Seminary's Office of Enrollment at:

enrollment@gs.edu
(888) 442-8701

All application items should be sent by mail or email to the following address:

Gateway Seminary
ATTN: Office of Enrollment
3210 E Guasti Road
Ontario, CA 91761

 

You can find all forms related to enrollment at https://haven.gs.edu/ICS/Forms/.