Admission process for St. Andrew's College Degree and Diploma Programs

For admission to the Master of Divinity (MDiv), DualMaster of Sacred Theology (STM), Diploma in Theology (Dip.Th), Master of Theological Studies (MTS),or the Doctor of Ministry (DMin) programs an application form for must be completed and submitted. The following documentation is required: personal information, post-secondary education background, recent employment background, an autobiography, a sample of academic writing, references and a non-refundable application fee.

For MDiv applications, information about where you are in the discernment process of the United Church of Canada and a financial statement are required. For D.Min applications, a statement describing how work in the applicant’s ministry site will be integrated with studies and confirmation of support for study from the applicant’s ministry site are required.

An application for admission will be considered once all of the required documentation and fee have been received by the Registrar’s Office.

For a student to be admitted to St. Andrew’s College, the college must be satisfied of his/her academic, vocational and psychological fitness, and that her/his financial means are adequate. The applicant will be notified promptly of the decision regarding their application. Upon success, the student will receive a faculty advisor and course information and be eligible to register for classes.

Admission to the Order of Ministry of The United Church of Canada (from another denomination)

Members of the Order of Ministry who are seeking admission to the Order of ministry of the United Church of Canada are required to complete an educational component.  St. Andrew’s College offers the courses necessary to complete the program of study for Admission to The United Church of Canada. The admission process is overseen by the appropriate unit of the General Council of the United Church of Canada.

Required courses are: United Church History, Theology and Polity, a reading course and a course in Christian Education or a second reading course such as Christian Education and United Church worship.

The normal admission requirement is to submit a letter to the College from the executive of the Conference with which you are affiliated which confirms approval of the Conference interview Board that you are considered suitable to seek appointment in the United Church of Canada, or equivalent.  A copy of your MDiv degree transcript must also be provided.

The program requirements are specified in the United Church of Canada Admission to the Order of Ministry Handbook which may be found on THe United Church of Canada's website.

How to apply

If you are interested in becoming a student at St. Andrew’s please download the pertinent application form. Once you have completed the form send it in with the application fee to:

St. Andrew’s College
c/o Registrar
1121 College Drive
Saskatoon, SK S7N 0W3

For more information contact the registrar, Greg Torwalt, at standrews.registrar@usask.ca or 306-966-5244.

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Application forms

Diploma in Theology PDF Word
MDiv and MTS PDF Word
STM and DMin PDF Word
Dual Degree Program PDF Word