CTSFW

Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne, IN

CTSFW

Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne, IN

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Are short-term loans available?

Yes. If you have a temporary cash-flow problem, but don’t need a Federal Student Loan, we may be able to help. The Seminary offers a 60-day, interest-free emergency loan for $1,500 or less to enrolled students (not on vicarage or internship). There is a charge of 1.5% per month on the outstanding balance due, starting with the loan date, on emergency loans that are not repaid within 60 days.  Please contact the CTSFW Financial Aid Office if you need to apply for a short-term...

How do I apply for student loans?

After you file your FAFSA and complete your CTSFW Financial Aid application online, you will receive an award letter that will include a Direct Loan Offer sheet which contains a calculation of your estimated loan eligibility. After receiving your award letter, return your signed and completed Direct Loan Offer sheet to the CTSFW Financial Office. If you are a first-time borrower at CTSFW, you will also need to click on the link to our Loan Application Process and follow the steps indicated to complete...

What is the CTSFW tuition grant and how is it calculated?

The foundation of the Seminary’s financial aid program for students in programs leading to ordination and for deaconess students is the Seminary tuition grant that is disbursed for each term in the regular academic year. Eligible residential church worker students will be offered full 100% tuition coverage by obtaining the necessary consent form from the Seminary’s Office of Financial Aid. Students may also receive support in varying amounts from their home congregations, their home districts, and other outside sources, which could count toward their...

How do I apply for financial aid?

Steps 1 and 2 apply to all students seeking the CTSFW tuition grant (M.Div., A.R., M.A. in Deaconess Studies Programs) or a Federal Student Loan or a Federal Work-Study job (M.Div., A.R., M.A. in Deaconess Studies, D.Min., M.A., Ph.D., or S.T.M. Programs). Step 1 Complete and transmit to us your CTSFW Financial Aid application electronically by clicking here. To receive a Direct Loan for summer Greek or other courses offered during the summer 2022 sessions, you need to submit the CTSFW Financial Aid application...