Students who wish to pursue a Certificate in Spiritual Direction should:

  1. Have a master's-level theological degree or completed diaconal formation program 

  2. Receive regular spiritual direction for at least one year prior to enrollment (at least six meetings/year)

  3. Recommended minimum age of 30

  4. Complete the application process: 

    • 3 recommendations

    • Application form

    • Application essays

    • Entrance interview

Request an application form by emailing apply@saintmeinrad.edu.

Application period for the January 2021 cohort will start March 1, 2020. Applications must be submitted by August 1, 2020. All applications will be reviewed between August 1 and October 1, 2020, with the admissions decisions announced immediately after the review process is complete.