Admitted Students

Welcome Fall 2022 Admits!

Accepting Your Offer | Getting to Know Our Community | Financial Aid at Union | Getting Started at Union

Congratulations! Welcome to our community of compassionate and justice-focused leaders. The resources below will assist you in your decision and help you get started as a student at Union.


Within three weeks on making your deposit, you will be assigned a University ID (UNI) and Union Theological Seminary email address. These two important credentials will provide you access to key university services and allow you to move forward in the enrollment process.


Consider one of the following options:

In light of evolving information about COVID-19 and out of an abundance of caution, our in-person Admitted Student Day event was replaced it with a set of virtual programming. For those who were unable to attend the live event, sessions were recorded and are available for viewing on this site.

Admitted Students Day Videos

Faculty Lecture (with Q&A): Professor Gary Dorrien

Join Dr. Gary Dorrien, the Reinhold Niebuhr Professor of Social Ethics at Union Theological Seminary and Professor of Religion at Columbia University for a lecture and Q&A.

Affording the Call: Funding My Education

Meet our Director of Financial Aid, Melissa Desravines, and learn how to prepare financially for graduate study.

Housing At Union

Worried about moving to New York City? Learn more about the below-market housing options available at Union with Michael Orzechowski.


The Union Events Calendar

Both merit and need-based scholarships are available to new and continuing full-time students enrolled in a qualifying degree program. Over 90% of Union students receive some form of financial assistance, with the average award covering 50% of tuition or more. Please refer to your Funding Letter for more information about your award.

To be considered for financial aid, you will be required to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or via the myStudentAid app on IOS or Android. Please use G02890 as your school code.

Cost of Attendance


Once you have submitted your enrollment deposit, review the following pages to learn how to prepare for the start of classes.

  • Login to your Union Gmail and check it frequently, as all Getting Started forms and instructions will be sent here. You can expect to receive your log-in credentials approximately two weeks after your deposit is submitted.
  • International Students should review the following page to learn more about the F-1 visa process. 
  • Complete all required Action Items before you arrive of campus for Union Orientation.

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