Admitted Students
Welcome to the Learning Community at Meadville Lombard
You have been admitted to the learning community at Meadville Lombard Theological School. There is a lot to know as you progress toward the Fall Convocation and your first classes and this page was created to help you begin.

You should have received the following documents with your letter of acceptance:
You might have also received the following documents if you are enrolling in the Master of Divinity Degree Program:
 Also, if you plan to use Federal Student Aid, please be sure to complete this Loan Request Form.

Mark these Dates!

As a student of the Meadville Lombard TouchPointSM Master of Divinity degree program, you will want to make note of the following dates—some of which will require travel to Chicago:

  • March 23 – April 10, 2015: Summer 2015 Registration opens (if you have received a tuition reduction award, it can be applied to summer classes)
  • TBA: Teaching Congregations, Community Sites and Credentialing Webinar (the webinar will be repeated at 8:00 p.m. CDT on Thursday, April 10) Link to the webinar:  
  • TBA: Orientation webinar (the webinar will be repeated at 8:00 p.m. CDT on the same date)
  • August 24 – 28, 2015: Fall Convocation (Chicago) Orientation begins at TBA. Programming begins at TBA. You should plan to be in Chicago through TBA, as your time will end with a Convocation Service, Community Dinner and Ingathering Ritual, ending about 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday.
  • January 7 – 8, 2016: January Learning Convocation (Chicago)
  • January 8 – 30, 2016: January Intensive classes (Chicago)
  • TBA: Spring Intensive classes (Chicago)
Feel free to contact the Student Services office if you have any questions about any of this information or about your status (see contact information in the sidebar). 
Again, and on behalf of the Student Services Team, "Welcome."