All applicants must receive official endorsement from the local church where they are a member. Family members may not complete this form. Recommenders must have known the applicant for a minimum of one year. If for some reason this recommendation does not reflect the criterion above, the Admissions Office may request additional forms.
How to provide the recommendation: This endorsement is provided through the online recommendation form located in the application. After you enter your recommender’s information, they will be automatically e-mailed a link to an electronic copy of the recommendation form.
What you’ll need: Be prepared with the name, e-mail address, and phone number of the individual(s) who will be providing your recommendation.
Questions? Contact the Admissions Office with any questions regarding your church/pastor recommendation.
Doctoral applications require 2 additional recommendations: We suggest that a professor or a business acquaintance who can speak to academic performance complete the 2 additional recommendation forms required for doctoral students.