ESL Application Procedures 

Complete the online application or fill out the pdf version. (Applications forms in Korean, Portuguese and Spanish are available! You must answer all questions in English).

ESL APPLICANTS: Include in your personal statement essay a paragraph about why you wish to learn English and study English in a seminary. 

Send the $250 deposit* at least one month before the start of the semester (for those seeking an F-1 visa) to the following address:

Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
14542 Choate Circle
Charlotte, NC 28273
USA

*The deposit is fully refunded if the applicant is unable to obtain a student visa.

As soon as your application has been approved, we will mail or e-mail you a letter of acceptance.

Upon acceptance, you may proceed with the Application for I-20, so that you can apply for an F-1 visa for study in the United States.

Start Terms

All completed application materials must be received by the following dates:
  • Fall Semester: September 6, 2016 – December 19, 2016
  • Spring Semester: January 17 – May 8, 2017
  • Summer Session: June 1 – August 21, 2017

Applicant Forms

Recommendation Forms

Questions? Contact:

Admissions Office
Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
14542 Choate Circle
Charlotte, NC 28273
704.527.9909
esl@gordonconwell.edu