Thank you for your interest in the Ph.D. Studies program at Princeton Theological Seminary.

backgroundPhotoAlexanderPh.D. applicants are expected to apply online. To access the online application, please click on “Apply Online” on the Admissions home page.

The DEADLINE for receipt of all application materials for those seeking admissions for fall 2014 is December 15, 2014. The application fee is $70. There are no waivers of the application fee.

Every applicant must take the Graduate Record Examination General Test (GRE) or, if English is not your native language, the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Only one test is required (either GRE or TOEFL). A test waiver is not permitted. Please schedule your test early enough to assure that results will reach the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid by December 15, 2014. (The ETS institution code for Princeton Seminary is 2671).

Applicants may call the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid (609.497.7805) with any questions about the application process, or submit a question online.

If you have any questions related specifically to the content of the Ph.D. program, please contact the Academic Affairs Office by email.


Princeton Theological Seminary does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, sex, age, marital status, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability in its admission policies and educational programs. The director of multicultural relations (Multicultural Relations Office, Templeton Hall, 609.688.1941) has been designated to handle inquiries and grievances under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and other federal nondiscrimination statutes.